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A New Jug for the Water Cooler

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ID: 1422 Elementary
The office water cooler: this is such a common part of most offices that in English we even have a way of describing gossip that originates there! But what happens when the water runs out? Learn how to talk about this in today's super-practical lesson.
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to death
喝水 hēshuǐ to drink water
kě sǐ le ,wǒ yào hēshuǐ 。
I'm dying of thirst. I want some water.
wǒ yě yào hē 。
I want some too.
yǐnshuǐjī lǐ méi shuǐ le 。
There's no more water in the water cooler.
nà wǒ lái huàn ba 。
Then I'll change it.
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