Vietnamese Nouns

Welcome to the third Vietnamese lesson about nouns. This time we will first learn about fruits and vegetables, followed by grammar rules, then food items, finally a conversation in Vietnamese to help you practice your daily phrases.

potatoes
potatoes Audio
khoai tây
tomatoes
tomatoes Audio
cà chua
onions
onions Audio
hành tây
carrots
carrots Audio
cà rốt
fruits
fruits Audio
trái cây
apples
apples Audio
táo
bananas
bananas Audio
chuối
oranges
oranges Audio
cam

Nouns Grammar Rules

In general nouns refer to a person, an object, or abstract ideas. For example: a fast runner the noun is [runner] because it refers to a person. The examples below use nouns in different ways and places to demonstrate how they behave in a sentence.

Grammar + Rules
Vietnamese
do you have milk?
[verb + noun]
bạn có sữa đấy không? Audio
I have milk and coffee
[preposition + noun]
tôi có sữa và cà phê Audio
he has three apples
[number + plural noun]
ông ta có ba quả táo Audio
she only has one apple
[number + singular noun]
cô ta chỉ có một quả táo Audio
we live in a small house
[adjective + noun]
chúng tôi sống trong một ngôi nhà nhỏ Audio
I like our breakfast
[pronoun + noun]
tôi thích bữa sáng của chúng ta Audio

The following are nouns of food items that you might be interested in learning and memorizing.

bread
bread Audio
bánh mì
milk
milk Audio
sữa
butter
butter Audio
cheese
cheese Audio
pho mát
coffee
coffee Audio
cà phê
sandwich
sandwich Audio
sandwich
meat
meat Audio
thịt
chicken
chicken Audio
fish
fish Audio
breakfast
breakfast Audio
bữa ăn sáng
lunch
lunch Audio
bữa trưa
dinner
dinner Audio
bữa ăn tối

Conversation in Vietnamese

Now we finally reach the fun part, the practice of the daily conversations. These phrases are used to get to know new people, and break the ice.

English
Vietnamese
Do you speak (English/ Vietnamese)?
bạn có nói (tiếng anh / tiếng việt) không? Audio
Just a little
chút chút thôi Audio
I like Vietnamese
tôi thích tiếng việt Audio
Can I practice with you?
tôi có thể tập cùng với bạn không? Audio
How old are you?
bạn bao nhiêu tuổi? Audio
I'm thirty three years old
tôi ba mươi ba (33) tuổi Audio
It was nice talking to you
rất hân hạnh được nói chuyện với bạn Audio

I hope you enjoyed this lesson about the nouns in Vietnamese. If you have any question about this lesson please contact me here. Now check the next lesson below.

Vietnamese Adjectives   Vietnamese Adjectives

Vietnamese Plural   Vietnamese Plural



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