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Asking for Leave

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ID: 1030 Elementary
Everybody needs a little time away... and in this podcast you're going to learn how to ask for it in Chinese. With the plethora of guests you're going to be fielding in your new found home away from home, chances are this will be high-frequency vocab for you. So listen in and learn... and get ready for your new favorite hobby: tour guide.
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老板 lǎobǎn boss
请假 qǐngjià to ask for leave
shì matter
爸爸妈妈 bàba māma dad and mom
lǎobǎn ,wǒ xiǎng qǐngjià 。
Sir, I'd like some time off.
shénme shì ?
For what?
wǒ bàba māma yào lái Shànghǎi 。
My dad and mom are going to come to Shanghai.
ō 。shénme shíhou ?
Hmm. When?
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