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A Horizontal or Vertical Photo?
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ID: 1937 Elementary
OK, so maybe you just take photos with your cell phone, but you're an artiste, right? You know which photos are portrait-perfect vertically, and which require the horizontal landscape orientation. If you're into taking photos in China (and also playing director of photography at the same time), this Chinese lesson is for you.
Mon May 21 2012 | John, Dilu
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|能||néng||to be able to|
|拍||pāi||to take (a photo)|
néng bāng wǒ pāi yī zhāng zhàopiàn ma ？
Could you take a photo for me?
kěyǐ 。shù de ma ？
kěyǐ bāng wǒ pāi héng de ma ？
Could you take a horizontal one for me?
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