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A Stroll through the Hutongs
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ID: 1511 Elementary
Of all the great reasons to visit Beijing, one of the simple pleasures that tops most visitors' lists is the simple "stroll through the hutongs." These twisty old Beijing alleyways are traditional, they're charming, and they're a great way to get blissfully lost in Beijing. In today's lesson, learn the basic Chinese vocabulary you need to get started exploring Beijing's backstreets.
Fri Oct 01 2010 | John, Jenny
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|to stroll, to roam
wǒmen míngtiān qù guàng hútong ，zěnmeyàng ？
How about we take a stroll through the hutongs tomorrow, what do you think?
guàng hútong ？hútong lǐ yǒu Běijīng xiǎochī ma ？
Stroll through the hutongs? Are there any Beijing small dishes in the hutongs?
yǒu 。wǒmen kěyǐ yībiān kàn ，yībiān chī 。
Yeah. We can have a look and eat at the same time.
nà huì bu huì mílù ？
Well won't we get lost?
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