What are the 10 most important Chinese words or phrases you think newbies should learn to speak in Chinese?

Here is my list and links to the videos:

1) Hello! 你好![nǐ hǎo]

2) How are you? 你好吗?[nǐ hǎo ma]

3) I'm fine/good! 我很好![wǒ hěn hǎo]

4) Thank you! 谢谢![xiè xie]

5) You're welcome. 不客气![bú kè qi]

6) Good morning! 早上好![zǎo shang hǎo]

7) Yes!是!/ 对![shì] [duì]

8) Okay! 好![hǎo]

9) Excuse me! 不好意思![bù hǎo yì si]

10) Sorry! 对不起![duì bu qǐ] 

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After "Nǐ hǎo",  "xièxiè ", and "zàijiàn" , I found that I was required to learn " Wǒ ài nǐ, hǎo tàitài! "

some high frequency ones that I'd teach first to someone coming to Shanghai would be...

1) go straight, turn left, turn right   一直走, 拐, 右拐  [yī zhí zǒu, zuǒ guǎi, yòu guǎi] (for taxis, directions, may be different regionally)

2) waiter  服务员   [fú wù yuán!]   (for waiters)

3) why   为什么   [wèi shén me?]   (for everything, the bank, teaching them what? at the same time)

4) want (point), don't want   要, 不要   [yàobú yào]   (for everything)

5) i don't understand   不懂   [tīng bù dǒng]   (for everything)

6) where?   哪里   [shì nǎ lǐ ?]   (for pointing at things, to get directions)

7) bathroom   洗手间   [xǐ shǒu jiān]   (obvious, differs regionally)

I am a beginner but I think that a very important sentence to learn is 

中國我愛你 - Zhong guo wo ai ni

China I love you.

It is also a song sung by the duo,Phoenix Legend


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