Learn Chinese Words: zī shēn yǎn yuán (资深演员)Wednesday, November 23, 2022
Do you like Chinese-made TV dramas? Have you ever heard the word"zīshēn yǎnyuán"? Now let's learn together.
veteran actor / 资深演员 / (zīshēn yǎnyuán)
A: I heard you really like Chinese-made TV dramas, why is that?
(tīnɡshuō nǐ fēichánɡ xǐhuān zhōnɡɡuó diànshìjù, nǐnénɡ shuōshuō wéishenme ma?)
B: That is because many Chinese-made TV dramas have veteran actors.
(zhèshì yīnwéi hěnduō ɡuóchǎn diànshìjù yóu zīshēn yǎnyuán chūyǎn.)
A: Speaking of veteran actors, have you seen the same-name TV adaptation of one of China's four classics Journey to the West? There are many outstanding actors in that.
(shuōdào zīshēn yǎnyuán, nǐ kànɡuò yóu zhōnɡɡuó sìdà mínɡzhù zhīyī xī yóu jì ɡǎibiān de tónɡmínɡ diànshìjù ma？nà lǐmiàn yǒu hěnduō yǎnjì yōuxiù de yǎnyuán.)
B: Although this series came out in the 1990s, it still made a strong impression on me, especially the character of Sun Wukong.
(suīrán zhèbù diànshìjù shànɡyìnɡ yú bāshiniándài, dànshì wǒ duì tā yìnxiànɡ hěn shēnkè, tèbié shì lǐmiàn sūn wùkōnɡ de nàɡè jiǎosè.)
A: The character of Sun Wukong was played by veteran actor Liu Xiao Lingtong. He is really amazing.
(sūn wùkōnɡ shì yóu zīshēn nányǎnyuán liù xiǎo línɡtónɡ bànyǎn de, tā zhēnshì hěnbànɡ de yǎnyuán.)
B: I also think he really was a great actor.
(wǒ yě juédé tāshì yīɡè fēichánɡ yōuxiù de yǎnyuán.)
A: I bet he was liked by many audiences, I'm one of them.
(hěnduō ɡuānzhònɡ dōu fēichánɡ xǐhuān tā ne.wǒ yěshì qízhōnɡ zhīyī)
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