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Baking Class

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ID: 2522 Intermediate
Baking western goodies is becoming more popular among young urbanites in China. Listen to two friends discuss what they are learning in their baking class.
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SIMPLIFIED PINYIN ENGLISH  
曲奇饼干 qǔqíbǐnggān cookie
同学聚会 tóngxuéjùhuì class party
面粉 miànfěn wheat flour
黄油 huángyóu butter
云云,上周你来上课了吗?教了些什么?
yúnyun ,shàngzhōu nǐ lái shàngkè le ma ?jiāo le xiē shénme ?
Yunyun, did you go to classes last week? What did they teach?
曲奇饼干,你没来?
qǔqíbǐnggān ,nǐ méi lái ?
Cookies. You didn't go?
我去同学聚会了,曲奇饼干难做吗?
wǒ qù tóngxuéjùhuì le ,qǔqíbǐnggān nán zuò ma ?
I went to a party with classmates. Are cookies hard to make?
我觉得比蛋糕简单,先把面粉鸡蛋黄油和水按比例搅拌,做成一个面团再压扁,然后用各种模具压出各种造型,最后用烤箱180度烤15分钟。
wǒ juéde bǐ dàn\'gāo jiǎndān ,xiān bǎ miànfěn jīdàn huángyóu hé shuǐ àn bǐlì jiǎobàn ,zuòchéng yīgè miàntuán zài yābiǎn ,ránhòu yòng gèzhǒng mújù yāchū gèzhǒng zàoxíng ,zuìhòu yòng kǎoxiāng yībǎibāshí dù kǎo shíwǔ fēnzhōng 。
I think they are easier than cake. First, you mix the right amount of flour, eggs, butter and water together, and make it into a dough which you then press down. After that, you use all kinds of cookie molds to cut out all kinds of shapes. Lastly, you use the oven to bake them for 15 minutes at 180 degrees.
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