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Words: Food and drinks

食品shípǐnfood
càidish, vegetable
素菜sùcàivegetarian dish
飲料yǐnliàobeverage
  1. Fruits
  2. Vegetables
  3. Cereals
  4. Meat
  5. Other food
  6. Chinese dishes
  7. Spices
  8. Beverages
  9. Verbs
  10. Cook- and tableware

Fruits

水果shuǐguǒ1fruit
蘋果píngguǒapple
xìng(zi)apricot
香蕉xiāngjiāobanana
櫻桃yīngtáocherry
(zi)coconut
榴蓮liúliándurian
哈密瓜hāmìguāhoneydew melon
獼猴桃míhóutáokiwi
檸檬níngménglemon
青檸qīngnínglime
(zi)mandarin
堅果jiāngguǒnut
chéng(zi)orange
木瓜mùguāpapaya
táo(zi)peach
花生huāshengpeanut
(zi)pear
菠蘿bōluópineapple
(zi)plum
草莓cǎoméistrawberry
西瓜xīguāwater melon

Vegetables

蔬菜shūcài1vegetable
蘆筍lúsǔnasparagus
竹筍zhúsǔnbamboo shoots
dòu(zi)bean
豆芽dòuyábean sprout
甜椒tiánjiāobell pepper
甘藍gānláncabbage
胡蘿蔔húluóbocarrot
黃瓜huángguācucumber
qié(zi)eggplant
蘑菇mógumushroom
洋蔥yángcōngonion
豌豆wāndòupea
土豆tǔdòupotato
馬鈴薯mǎlíngshǔpotato
南瓜nánguāpumpkin
蘿蔔luóboradish
沙拉shālāsalad
菠菜bōcàispinach
紅薯hóngshǔsweet potato
西紅柿xīhóngshìtomato
番茄fānqiétomato

Cereals

糧食liángshícereals (grain)
小麥xiǎomàiwheat
rice
米飯mǐfànboiled rice
玉米yùmǐmaize (corn)
麵條miàntiáonoodles
米粉mǐfěnrice noodles
麵包miànbāobread

Meat

ròumeat
豬肉zhūròupork
牛肉niúròubeef
羊肉yángròumutton, lamb
雞肉jīròuchicken
fish
海鮮hǎixiānseafood

Other food

黃油huángyóubutter
蛋糕dàngāocake
糖果tángguǒcandy
奶酪nǎilàocheese
餅乾bǐnggāncookie
曲奇qǔqícookie
奶油nǎiyóucream
雞蛋jīdànegg
蜂蜜fēngmìhoney
冰淇淋bīngqílínice cream
yóuoil
tāngsoup
豆腐dòufutofu, bean curd
酸奶suānnǎiyogurt

Chinese dishes

雜碎zásuìChop suey
點心diǎnxīnDim sum
餃子jiǎoziDumplings
炒麵chǎomiànFried noodles
炒飯chǎofànFried rice
火鍋huǒguōHot pot
宮保雞丁gōngbǎo jīdīngKung Pao chicken
麻婆豆腐mápó dòufuMapo doufu
北京烤鴨běijīng kǎoyāPeking duck
春卷chūnjuǎnSpring rolls
糖醋裡脊tángcù lǐjǐSweet and sour pork
咕嚕肉gūlūròuSweet and sour pork
餛飩húntúnWontons

Spices

香料xiāngliào1spice
辣椒làjiāochili
桂皮guìpícinnamon
丁香dīngxiāngclove, liliac
孜然zīráncumin
咖喱gālícurry
jiāngginger
胡椒hújiāopepper
yánsalt
醬油jiàngyóusoy sauce
八角bājiǎostar anise
tángsugar
vinegar
tiánsweet
suānsour
xiánsalty
bitter
hot, spicy
xiāngfragrant
好吃hǎochīdelicious

Beverages

shuǐwater
咖啡kāfēicoffee
chátea
綠茶lǜchágreen tea
紅茶hóngcháblack tea
烏龍茶wūlóng cháOolong tea
茉莉花茶mòlìhuā cháJasmine tea
冰茶bīngcháice tea
果汁guǒzhīfruit juice
汽水qìshuǐlemonade
可樂kělècola
牛奶niúnǎicow's milk
豆漿dòujiāngsoy milk
jiǔalcohol
啤酒píjiǔbeer
葡萄酒pútáojiǔwine
米酒mǐjiǔrice wine
白酒báijiǔBaijiu

Verbs

chī [fàn]to eat
to drink
做飯zuòfànto cook, to prepare food
煮飯zhǔfànto cook
dùnto stew
shāoto braise
zhēngto steam
zhǔto boil
chǎoto stir-fry
jiānto pan-fry
zháto deep fry
hōngto bake
kǎoto roast
燒烤shāokǎoto barbecue

Cook- and tableware

杯子bēizicup, glass
玻璃杯bōlíbēiglass
盤子pánziplate
wǎnbowl
筷子kuàizichopsticks
叉子chāzifork
dāoknife
sháospoon
小勺xiǎosháoteaspoon
guōpot
平底鍋píngdǐguōfrying pan
炒鍋chǎoguōwok