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ID: 4117 Advanced
China-Africa Cooperation China is currently Africa's largest trading partner. Addressing the business community prior to the formal opening of the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation, Xi said in a speech that the "China-Africa cooperation is a way to long term prosperity that brings benefits to both our peoples." We use the idiom 同舟共济 which literally means in the same boat to cross the river together; to work together to overcome hardships to describe the China Africa partnership. 中国目前是非洲最大的贸易伙伴。 在中非合作论坛正式开幕之前，习近平在致辞时说，“中非合作是实现长期繁荣的一种方式，为两国人民带来利益。” 标题用了同舟共济， 本意是坐一条船，共同渡河。比喻团结互助，同心协力，战胜困难来形容中非合作。 中國目前是非洲最大的貿易夥伴。在中非合作論壇正式開幕之前，習近平在致辭時說，“中非合作是實現長期繁榮的一種方式，為兩國人民帶來利益。” 標題用了同舟共濟， 本意是坐一條船，共同渡河。比喻團結互助，同心協力，戰勝困難來形容中非合作。 Check the Practice section for the article
Thu Oct 04 2018 | Zeng, Tamia
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|人民大会堂||RénmínDàhuìtáng||the Great Hall of the People in Beijing|
|主旨||zhǔzhǐ||gist; main idea; general tenor|
|高屋建瓴||gāowūjiànlíng||operate from a strategically advantageous position; high-level; unstoppable|
Xīnhuáshè Běijīng Jiǔyuè sìrì diàn （jìzhě hǎowánglè LǐNà bǔduōmén ）
Xinhua News Agency, Beijing, September 4th, by reporter Hao Wangle, Li Na Bu Duomen
sānrì ，ZhōngFēi hézuò lùntán Běijīng fēnghuì zài RénmínDàhuìtáng kāimù ，
On the 3rd, the opening of the Beijing Summit of the China-Africa Cooperation Forum was held in the Great Hall of the People in Beijing.
Zhōngguó guójiā zhǔxí XíJìnpíng chūxí kāimùshì bìng fābiǎo zhǔzhǐ jiǎnghuà ，qiángdiào xiéshǒu dǎzào Xīn shídài gèngjiā jǐnmì de ZhōngFēi mìngyùngòngtóngtǐ ，tíchū duì Fēi hézuò “bā dà xíngdòng ”。
In a keynote speech by Chinese President Xi Jinping at the opening ceremony, he emphasised the joint efforts to build a new era of China-Africa community of shared future and proposed "eight major actions" on cooperation.
xiāngguān lǐngyù zhuānjiā zài jiēshòu Xīnhuáshè jìzhě cǎifǎng shí biǎoshì ，Běijīng fēnghuì jiāng yǐnlǐng ZhōngFēi guānxi zǒuxiàng Xīn shídài 。
Experts in related fields said in an interview with Xinhua News Agency that the Beijing Summit will lead China-Africa relations to a new era.
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