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Calling People Names
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ID: SH0003 Newbie
The old adage says that words can't hurt, but we don't believe it. That being said, an important part of learning any language is learning the bad names people call each other. Today's show covers a few fairly PG-rated phrases, so check it out and learn some colorful Shanghainese!
Fri Apr 30 2010 | John, David
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e ，noŋ k’ø ia ！
ɦiɣ !ɦi le le tsu tsã la ！
Eh, what is she doing?
lo tsi ou ?
Is she crazy?
e ，ɦiɣ iʔ a zeʔse ti 。
Well, another ditz.
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