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ID: 2069 Intermediate
Buns, rolls, croissants, muffins, donuts... all of these delicious baked goods make for satisfying snacks, but anyone dieting knows that they are to be avoided. In this lesson, two friends look to satisfy their cravings without going overboard. However, it proves harder than they think.
Wed Nov 21 2012 | Jenny, John
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|结账||jiézhàng||to pay the bill|
wǒ xuǎn hǎo le ，wǒmen qù jiézhàng ba 。
I've decided. Let's go get the bill.
nǐ děng deng ya 。zhèlǐ nàme duō miànbāo ，wǒ bù zhīdào xuǎn nǎ zhǒng hǎo 。āi ，nǐ xuǎn le shénme ？
Wait a second. There's so much bread here. I don't know which one I should pick. So, what did you decide on?
wǒ xuǎn le quánmài miànbāo hé yànmài tǔsī 。
I picked whole wheat bread and sliced oatmeal bread.
ǎ ？zhèxiē kàn qǐlái jiù bù hǎochī ，méi wèidao 。
Oh? Those don't look like they taste good. It's like they've got no flavor.
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