How to say business hours in Chinese: Yíngyè Shíjiān

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How to say business hours in Chinese: Yíngyè Shíjiān

Learning Chinese for travel or study? Let’s try this term:

To say business hours in Chinese: Yíngyè Shíjiān
Say it out loud: “Ing Yay Shr Jyen

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Some more helpful words in our Chinese Dining Basics,Time category:

beer / wine – Píjiǔ / Pútáojiǔ  (Pee Jyo / Poo Tao Jyo)
beverage – Yǐnliào  (Een Lyao)
business hours – Yíngyè Shíjiān  (Ing Yay Shr Jyen)
casual restaurant – Fànguǎn  (Fan Gwan)
check – Mǎi Dān  (Mai Dan)
coffee / tea – Kāfēi /Chá  (Ka Fay / Cha)
day after tomorrow – Hòutiān  (Hou Tyen)
grocery store – Chāoshì  (Chao Shr)
marketplace – Shìchǎng  (Shr Chang)
menu – Càidān  (Tsai Dan)
one hour – Yī Gè Xiǎoshí  (Ee Guh Shyao Shr)
service charge – Fúwù Fèi  (Foo Woo Fay)
table for two – Liǎng Wèi  (Lyang Way)
this evening – Jīn Wǎn  (Jin Wan)
this morning – Jīn Zǎo  (Jin Dzao)
tip – Xiǎofèi  (Shyao Fay)
today – Jīntiān  (Jin Tyen)
tomorrow – Míngtiān  (Ming Tyen)
two hours – Liǎng Gè Xiǎoshí  (Lyang Guh Shyao Shr)
water – Shuǐ  (Shway)
when? – Shénmēshíhòu?  (Shuh Me Shr Hou?)
yesterday; last night – Zuótiān / Zuó Wǎn  (Dzwo Tyen / Dzwo Wan)
you got the time? – Xiànzài Jǐ Diǎn  (Shyen Dzai Jee Dyen?)

And here’s how to say business hours in other languages!

Arabic–Sa'ar El 'mal  (sa hat el amal)
Chinese–Yíngyè Shíjiān  (Ing Yay Shr Jyen)
Croatian–radno vrijeme  (rahd no vree im ay)
Czech–otevírací doba  (oo tev EAR ahsee doe bah)
Finnish–aukioloajat  (ow kih oh loh ayat)
French–heures d'ouverture  (uhr doo vehr chur)
German–geschäftszeiten  (goo shefts zai ten)
Italian–orario di apertura  (oh rah ree oh dee ah pair tur uh)
Japanese–Eigyo Jikan  (Sahn Jee Kahn)
Korean–Yeongeop Sigan  (Young Up Shi Gan)
Polish–godziny pracy  (go jee' nee pra' tzee)
Portuguese–Horário De Serviço  (oh rah ree-oo jee sehr vee soo)
Russian–priyomnye chasy  (pree yom nye che sy)
Spanish–horas de operación  (or us deh ahp ur ah see ōhn)
Swahili–masaa ya biashara  (ma sah ya bee ah sha rah)
Thai–Wela Poet  (way lah buht)
Turkish–iş saatleri  (eesh saht ler' ray)
Vietnamese–Giờ Làm Việc  (Yuh Lam Vee-Ek)

Not all travel is done for purpose leisure, at times you may find yourself traveling to destinations for meetings or business. Here you can inform your host to arrange a schedule to include "business hours" (Yíngyè Shíjiān) as well as one that will cater for your leisure. For example, you can have a native tour agent arrange a tour for you of the destination after your "business hours" (Yíngyè Shíjiān). "I will be having meetings from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. could you arrange for a tour guide to meet me after "business hours" (Yíngyè Shíjiān)?" You could say... Get instant access to the Chinese Language Set.

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Fred Bane
Biography: Fred Bane is a media producer and translator living in Nanjing China. Since graduating with a BA in International Relations from American University in 2007, Fred has lived in Vietnam and then China, where he received a Masters in Ethnography from Nanjing University in 2012. Fred currently works for a non-profit organization involved in education and cultural exchange, and moonlights as a Chinese-English medical translator.
Born: Portland, Oregon, USA
Location: Nanjing, China
Website : Ameson Education and Culture Exchange Foundation

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