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A Letter for My Child

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ID: 2606 Upper Intermediate
Being a mother to any child holds rewards and challenges, in this lesson we hear about the joy a special child brings into his mother's life.
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SIMPLIFIED PINYIN ENGLISH  
唐氏 tángshì Down's (syndrome)
天塌下来 tiāntā xiàlai For one's world to turn upside down
上天 shàngtiān god; the heavens
赐予 cìyǔ to give (to an inferior)
亲爱的洋洋:
qīn ài de yángyáng
Dear Yangyang
今天是你第一次参加学校的运动会,趣味跑步比赛你跑了第一名,爸爸妈妈为你感到非常骄傲!
jīntiān shì nǐ dì yī cì cānjiā xuéxiào de yùndònghuì ,qùwèi pǎobù bǐsài nǐ pǎo le dì yī míng ,bàba māma wèi nǐ gǎndào fēicháng jiāoào !
Today is your first time attending a school sports day. Your father and I were so proud at you coming first place in the fun run.
你是一个特别的孩子,当你还在妈妈肚子里的时候,妈妈就已经知道了。
nǐ shì yī gè tèbié de háizi ,dāng nǐ hái zài māma dùzi lǐ de shíhou ,māma jiù yǐjīng zhīdao le 。
You are a very special child, when you were still in your mother's tummy, your mother already knew that.
当医生告诉我宝宝染色体异常,是唐氏宝宝的时候,妈妈的感觉像是天塌下来一样。
dāng yīshēng gàosu wǒ bǎobao rǎnsètǐ yìcháng ,shì tángshì bǎobao de shíhou ,māma de gǎnjué xiàng shì tiān tā xiàlai yīyàng 。
When the doctor told me that there were abnormalities with our baby's chromosomes and that the baby had Down's syndrome, I felt like my world was falling apart.
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