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蛇夫座 Ophiuchus (astrology)
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ID: 3008 Upper Intermediate
Today's dialogue is all about astrology and star signs. Ophiuchus (⛎) (/ɒfiˈjuːkəs/) is sometimes considered the thirteenth sign in addition to the twelve signs of the Zodiac. In the conversation, one of the friends is unhappy hearing that they are no longer considered Sagittarius. Image from Pixabay
Thu Dec 22 2016 | Constance Fang, Fiona Tian
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shénme ？wǒ bù yào ！wǒ bù yào ！
What? I don't want that! I don't want that!
bù yào shénme ？zhème jīdòng 。
What don't you want? Why such a fuss?
zhè piān bàodǎo shuō shí èr xīngzuò shì cuò de ，yīnggāi yǒu shí sān gè xīngzuò 。Zhèngzhōng ，wǒmen shēngrì zhī chà yītiān ，wǒmen bùshì shèshǒuzuò shì shéfūzuò 。
This report says that the 12 signs of the zodiac are incorrect, and that there should be 13 signs. Zhengzhong, our birthdays are only one day apart, so we're not sagittarius, we're ophiuchus.
wǒ zhīdào ā ，shéfūzuò quèshí shì dì shí sān gè xīngzuò 。
I know, ophiuchus is actually the thirteenth sign of the zodiac.
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