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Can You Take a Photo For Me?

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ID: 4318 Newbie
This new lesson is about a major problem for people when traveling alone. And that is taking pictures of yourself! Yes you can always take selfies, but it doesn’t work for full body photos! In this lesson, Joe and Lyn will show you how to ask someone to take pictures of you when you’re traveling in China. After the video, you can say goodbye to selfie fails and say hello to insta-worthy photos!
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SIMPLIFIED PINYIN ENGLISH  
不好意思 bùhǎoyìsi Excuse me
qǐng please
bāng to help
拍照 pāizhào to take a picture
不好意思,请帮我拍照,好吗?
bùhǎoyìsi ,qǐng bāng wǒ pāizhào ,hǎo ma ?
Excuse me, is it okay for you to help me to take a picture?
好啊!一、二、三,好了。
hǎo a !yī 、èr 、sān ,hǎole 。
Of course! One, two, three, done.
真好看,谢谢。
zhēn hǎokàn ,xièxie 。
Really pretty. Thank you.
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