All About Me

What do I look like?

Please note: There is a short delay when playing the audio clips.

Here are some phrases to help you describe yourself in Mandarin.

wǒ hěn ... / 我很 - I am

... gāo / 高 - ... tall

... ǎi / 矮 - ... short

... dà / 大 - ... big

... xiǎo / 小 - ... small

To say what colour hair you have, you say wǒ yǒu ... / 我 有 (I have ... ):

wǒ yǒu ... / 我 有 - I have ...

... jīn sè de ... / 金 色 的 - ... blond ...

... zōng sè de ... / 棕 色 的 - ... brown ...

... hēi sè de ... / 黑 色 的 - ... black ...

... hóng hè sè de ... / 红 褐 色 的 - ... auburn ...

... tóu fà / 头 发 - ... hair

You also say wǒ yǒu ... / 我 有 (I have ... ) for eye colour:

... lán sè de ... / 蓝 色 的 - ... blue ...

... lǜ sè de ... / 绿 色 的 - ... green ...

... zōng sè de ... / 棕 色 的 - ... brown ...

... yǎn jīng / 眼 睛 - ... eyes