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IN THIS LESSON
ID: 1675 Advanced
Thu May 19 2011 | Connie, David
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|唐玄奘||Táng Xuánzàng||Tang Xuanzang (name)|
|孙悟空||Sūn Wùkōng||Sun Wukong (name)|
|猪八戒||Zhū Bājiè||Zhu Bajie, Pigsy|
|沙悟净||Shā Wùjìng||Sha Wujing, Friar Sandy|
huàshuō Táng Xuánzàng zì dōngtǔ DàTáng yī lù xī xíng qiúqǔ zhēnjīng ，xiānhòu shōuxià le Sūn Wùkōng 、Zhū Bājiè 、Shā Wùjìng wéi tú 。
Once upon a time, Tang Xuanzang was on a journey to the West, seeking out the Buddhist scriptures. One after the other, he had accepted Monkey, Pigsy and Friar Sand as his disciples.
zhè yī tiān ，shītú sì rén láidào le yī chù shēnshān 。
One day, the master and his three disciples were deep in the mountains.
zǒu zhe zǒu zhe ，Bājiè shuōdào ：“shīfu ，zǒu le nàme duō de lù ，lǎozhū yǐjīng kuài è biě le ，kuài ràng hóugē qù huà xiē zhāifàn lái 。”
After having walked and walked, Pigsy said, "Master, we've been walking for a long time now - I'm famished. Have Monkey go and ask for some vegetables and rice."
Táng Sēng yìngdào ：“yě shì ，wéishī dùzi yě yǒuxiē jī\'è ，bùrú wǒmen zànqiě xiūxi yīxià 。”
Tang replied, "True. I'm also a bit hungry. We'd better rest for now."
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