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ID: 1575 Advanced
Thu Dec 30 2010 | David, Jiaojie
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|死伤||sǐshāng||the killed and the wounded|
|指不定||zhǐbudìng||'who knows', perhaps|
|家财险||jiācáixiǎn||home owner's insurance|
zézézé ，zhè chǎng dàhuǒ kě zhēn cǎn ，sǐshāng le bùshǎo rén ，zhěng zhuàng lóu dōu biànchéng yīpiàn hēihūhū de fèixū le ！
This fire is so tragic. A lot of people died. The entire building has been burned into blackened ruins!
āi ！rén huó zhe kě zhēn bù róngyì ，lǎolaoshíshi dāi zài jiālǐ yě zhǐbudìng huì fāshēng shénme shìr 。
Agh! Staying alive really isn't all that easy. Even if you try to be safe and stay at home, you never know what could happen.
shì a ！duìle ，nǐ mǎi jiācáixiǎn le ma ？
That's right! Hey, do you have home owner's insurance?
háiyǒu zhè ge xiǎnzhǒng ？
They have that kind of insurance?
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