A common expression used by Chinese people is 我先走了 (Wǒ xiān zǒu le). Literally translated it means “I am leaving first”. This typical way of saying good-bye is used when leaving a group earlier than others. It is kind of like “I gotta get going”. Listen to the exchange below by clicking on first column. To check out the vocabulary click on the Chinese characters.
|Wǒ xiān zǒu le||我先走了||I’ll go first.|
|Hǎo de. Míngtiān jiàn||好的。明天见||Okay. See you tomorrow.|