The Chinese word 记得 means “to remember” or “to recall”. It is a verb that is commonly used in everyday conversation to express the act of bringing something to mind or retaining information. For example, you might say “我记得你的名字” which means “I remember your name”. It can also be used in the imperative form, such as “记得带伞” which means “Remember to bring an umbrella”.
Verb: to remember
|wǒ jìdé nǐ de shēngrì shì shí’èr yuè shíwǔ rì
|I remember your birthday is on December 15th
|nǐ yào jìdé dài hùzhào qù jīchǎng
|You need to remember to bring your passport to the airport
|tā jìdé zuówǎn de bǐsài hěn jīngcǎi
|He remembers that last night’s game was very exciting
|jìdé chī yào, bùyào wàngjì
|Remember to take your medicine, don’t forget
|wǒmen yīnggāi jìdé gǎn’ēn jié de yìyì
|We should remember the meaning of Thanksgiving
|nǐ jìdé bǎ mén suǒ hǎole ma?
|Do you remember to lock the door?
|wǒ jìdé shàng cì jiàn dào nǐ shì zài qùnián de jùhuì shàng
|I remember the last time I saw you was at last year’s party