Colors & Appearance in Vietnamese

Colors & Appearance in Vietnamese 2017-03-20T16:58:06+00:00

This lesson will teach you to describe the colors and appearance of people and things in Vietnamese. Learn to express whether something is big or small, red or green, beautiful of ugly.

This lesson is part of the chapter “Learning Vietnamese“.

Basic Words & Phrases: Colors

Colors

EnglishVietnamesePronunciation
(Audio)
light / clear
sáng

dark
tối
color
color
màu sắc
colored
colored
có màu
white
white
trắng
black
black
đen
yellow
yellow
vàng
orange
orange
cam
red
red
đỏ
pink
pink
hồng
violet
violet
màu tím
blue
blue
xanh
green
green
xanh lá
brown
brown
nâu
grey
grey
xám

Appearance & attributes

EnglishVietnamesePronunciation
(Audio)
new
mới
old
già
small
nhỏ
large / big
rộng
lớn

young
trẻ
kind / pleasant
tốt
sung sướng

unkind / unpleasant
không tốt
không vui

patient
kiên nhẫn
tall (When talking about people)
cao
middle sized (When talking about people)
người trung bình
small (When talking about people)
nhỏ
fat
mập
thin / slim
ốm
mỏng

nice / pretty
xinh đẹp
beautiful
đẹp
ugly
xấu
ill / sick
yếu
bệnh

healthy
khoẻ mạnh
happy / cheerful
vui
sad
buồn
sporty
thể thao
ambitioned
tham lam
intelligent
thông minh
creative
sáng tạo
active
chủ động
hoạt động

sentimental
đa cảm
rational
hợp lí
emotional
xúc động
natural
tự nhiên
romantic
lãng mạn
nice / amiable
thân thiện
spontaneous
tự phát
energetic
đầy năng lượng
stressed (out)
áp lực
relaxed
thư giãn
frustrated
thất bại
talented
có tài

Questions & phrases

EnglishVietnamesePronunciation
(Audio)
What does he look like?
anh ấy nhìn như thế nào?
What does she look like?
cô ấy nhìn như thế nào?
What is he like?
anh ấy giống cái gì?
What is she like?
cô ấy giống cái gì?

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