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Buying flowers for someone else
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ID: 2868 Intermediate
In today's lesson, an older brother is helping out his younger sibling by buying some flowers ready for his first date. Learn some useful language for when buying flowers. Photo by Joshua Morley
Thu Apr 07 2016 | Gwilym, Fiona Tian
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|束||shù||bouquet (measure word)|
xiānsheng nǐhǎo ，yào mǎi huā ma ？
Hello Sir, would you like to buy some flowers?
shì yào bǎi jiālǐ háishì yào sòng rén ?
You want them for the house or to give as a gift?
ng4 …dōu bùshì 。wǒ dìdi dì yī cì yuēhuì ，xiǎngmǎi shù huā sòng nàge nǚháizi ，tā shuō bùhuì tiāo ，jiào wǒ bāng tā mǎi 。
Eh... neither. My little brother is going on his first date and he wants to buy a bouquet for the girl. He says he doesn't know how to choose flowers, so he asked me to buy them for him.
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