Grammar
Structure:
~
+
~
number
~
+
~
measure word
~
+
~
noun
Explanation:
第 is used to express ordinal numbers ( 第一 first, 第二 second, 第三 third, etc). It can be used with just the number following it or the measure word and noun pair can be added as well.
Examples:
Translations
qǐng
zài
kǒu
zuǒ
zhuǎn
~
Turn left at the first intersection.
zhè
shì
èr
lái
běi
jīng
~
This is my second time coming to Beijing.