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What Job Do You Do? – Survival Chinese Bites

Key Chinese words and phrases from the video:

你是做什么的?
 shì zuò shénme de?
What do you do?

你做什么工作?
nǐ zuò shénme gōngzuò?
What job do you do?

你是从事什么行业的?
nǐ shì cóngshì shénme hángyè de?
(another more formal way of asking somebody’s job)

我是老师
wǒ shì lǎoshī
I am a teacher

我是学生
wǒ shì xuésheng
I am a student

我是律师
wǒ shì lǜshī
I am a lawyer

我是医生
wǒ shì yīshēng
I am a doctor

你呢?
nǐ ne?
What about you?