The Mandarin Chinese word for “a little” is 点 yīdiǎn.
Here are some examples of how to use this word:
- 我会说一点中文. Wǒ huì shuō yīdiǎn zhōngwén. – I can speak a little Chinese.
- 我有一点喜欢他… Wǒ yǒu yīdiǎn xǐhuān tā. – I like him a little…
- 你要吃一点东西吗？ Nǐ yào chī yīdiǎn dōngxī ma? – Do you want to eat a little something?