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十一黄金周 Golden Week
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ID: 2811 Advanced
Fri Dec 11 2015 | Fiona Tian, Constance Fang
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|国庆长假||guóqìng chángjià||National Day long vacation|
|足足||zúzú||to be sufficient; to constitute an entire|
|带薪假期||dàixīn jiàqī||paid vacation|
|法定假日||fǎdìng jiǎrì||bank holiday; statutory holiday|
fàngjià la fàngjià la ！
Holiday time! Holiday time!
zhōngqiūjié bùshì gāng guò ，zěnme yòu yào fàngjià le ？
Hasn't the Mid-Autumn Festival just passed? How can there be another holiday already?
zhōngqiūjié nà cái liǎngtiān ，zhècì yào fàng de shì shí yī guóqìng chángjià ，zúzú yǒu yī ge xīngqī ne ！
Mid-Autumn Festival is just a couple of days, this time it is the longer October 1 National Holiday, it's a whole week in total!
wā ，zhème jiǔ ，zhèxiē dōu shì dàixīn jiàqī ma ？nàme chúle guóqìng jiàqī ，Zhōngguó háiyǒu nǎxiē jiàqī ne ？
Wow, so long! Are these all paid holidays? So, except for the National Day holiday, what other holidays do they have in China?
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