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Detailed Vocabulary
Each lesson has it's unique vocabulary and will provide you with definitions and recordings so you can practice the pronunciation. You will also be able to grasp the core material of a lesson at a glance. Here we're showing you the Simplified Chinese version.
装蒜 zhuāngsuàn to play dumb
禀报 bǐngbào to report to one's superiors
九牛二虎之力 jiǔniú èrhǔzhīlì great amount of energy or power
掉脑袋 diào nǎodài to lose one's head (by execution)
Xiǎoshùnzi ,nà jiàn shì diàochá de zěnmeyàng le ?
Xiao Shunzi, how is your investigation of that matter going?
niángniang zhǐ de shì ......
My lady is speaking of...?
shénme shíhou xué huì zài běngōng miànqián zhuāngsuàn le ?
When did you learn to play dumb with me?
ò ,shì Róng niángniang de shì ba ?núcai zhèng xiǎng xiàng nín bǐngbào ne 。núcai fèi le jiǔniú èrhǔzhīlì ,màozhe diào nǎodài de fēngxiǎn ,zhōngyú zhǎodào le quèzáo de zhèngjù !
Oh, the matter concerning Lady Rong, yes? Your humble slave was just thinking of making a report to you. After making a supreme effort, and risking the loss of his head, your humble slave has finally found solid proof!
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