This video is called “Learn basic Mandarin: The best basic Mandarin toolkit.”
You will learn the basics of speaking Chinese and some basic phrases needed on your first day using the language. The basics include speaking to a cab driver, talking to a waiter at a restaurant and looking at a map.
The first words learned are “this” and “that”. This will help you to learn basic phrases like “how much is this?” and “what is that?” in Mandarin.
Other words learned in this lesson include the Mandarin form of the English words “I want this” and “I want that.” Then you learn how to say “cold water” in Chinese.
You will learn how to say “bill” in Chinese. This will help you in a restaurant.