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Can I smoke here?

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ID: 0411 Newbie
Not that we condone it (we learned that lesson before), but there’s a nice, and a not-so-nice way of lighting up. So, why not ask if it’s an appropriate “smoking area” beforehand? In this podcast, learn how to do just that, in Mandarin Chinese.
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这里 zhèlǐ here
可以 kěyǐ can
抽烟 chōuyān smoke a cigarette
哪里 nǎli where
zhèlǐ kěyǐ chōuyān ma ?
Can I smoke here?
bù kěyǐ 。
No, you can’t.
nǎli kěyǐ chōuyān ?
Where can I smoke?
wàimian 。
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