Let's Learn Colors

Learn “Colors” Vocabulary using the 3 sections below, here are jump links:

I. Primary Colors Chart w/ Audio

Gold


Jīn

Silver


Yín

Black


Hēi

Blue

蓝/藍
lán

Brown


zōng

Yellow


huáng

Orange


chéng

Red

红/紅
hóng

Pink


fěn

Purple


Green

绿/綠

White


bái

Gray


huī

II. Did you know?

  • 色 sè following the color adds formality and is necessary when the word itself is not a color. For example, 咖啡 kā fēi (coffee).
  • You can add 深 shēn “dark” or 浅 qiǎn “light” to any color to describe a color’s intensity.
  • How to say “My favorite color is…”

我最喜欢的颜色是…
zuì xǐhuān de yánsè shì…

III. Videos

If you want to explore more from these creators, there are links to their respective channels below the videos.

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