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ID: 0392 Elementary
John promised to stop singing the Curtis Blow hit (”We’re playin’ baaaaaaasketbaaaaaaallllllll….”) if you promise to listen and use this lesson on verbs and cheers any basketball fan might need. In this podcast, learn how to cheer on your team in Mandarin Chinese. At least you’ll make Yao Ming feel at home.
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传球 chuán qiú to pass the ball
中锋 zhōngfēng center
tài too
màn slow
chuán qiú !chuán qiú !
Pass the ball! Pass the ball!
āyā ,zhège zhōngfēng tài màn le 。
Oh man! This center is too slow!
jiùshì ,qiǎng lánbǎnqiú yě bùxíng 。
Yeah, he is. And he’s not any good at getting rebounds too.
kàn ,yòu jìngōng le !chuán qiú !guànlán !
Look, here comes another drive! Pass the ball! Slam dunk!
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