let me help on the basic words of chines, just like
How Are you?
where you from?
how old are you?
nice to meet you
Hi = 嗨 = hai
How Are you? = 你怎么样？= Ni zenmeyang?
where you from? = 你来自哪里？ni lai zi na li?
how old are you? = 你几岁？ 或者 你多大了？ 或者 你多少岁？= Ni ji sui(i.e for little kids) or Ni duo da le(i.e for teenager's and above).
nice to meet you = 认识你很高兴 = ren shi ni hen gao xing。
welcome = 欢迎= huanying
thank you= 谢谢你= xie xie ni。
Hope it will help you.
Hi 嗨 Hai
where you from? 你来自哪里 Ni Lai Zi Na Li
how old are you? 你几岁 Ni Ji Sui
nice to meet you很高兴认识你 Hen Gao Xing Ren Shi Ni
welcome欢迎 Huan Ying
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I just know that hello is <em>ni hao</em>.