Today’s word of the day is 道 (dào) which means principle. Let’s practice by making different words, phrases and sentences with 道 (dào).知道 (zhī dào) To know The first word is 知道 (zhī dào) which means to know. A way of using it in a sentence is 我不知道。 (Wǒ bù zhīdào.) I don’t know. Use this when you don’t understand someone.味道 (wèi dào) Flavor Another word we can create with 道 (dào) is 味道 (wèi dào). This means flavor. A way of using it in a sentence is 这个蛋糕有巧克力的味道。(Zhège dàngāo yǒu qiǎokèlì de wèidào.) This cake has a chocolate flavor.地道 (dì dào) Authentic Finally, we can create the word 地道 (dì dào) which means authentic. A way of using it in a sentence is 你的普通话说得真地道。(Nǐ de pǔtōnghuà shuō de zhēn dìdào.) You speak Mandarin Chinese very authentically.