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ID: 1955 Intermediate
It saves the environment. It saves you money. It helps you make new friends. What's there not to like about carpooling? Learn all about how to ask Chinese friends and colleagues about packin' in and sharing a ride in today's intermediate lesson.
Thu Jun 14 2012 | Dilu, John
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|拼||pīn||to piece together|
|出||chū||to put out|
wǒ xiǎng zhōumò pīnchē qù Hángzhōu wánr 。
I want to carpool to Hangzhou this weekend.
pīnchē ？zěnme pīn ？
Carpool? How do you do that?
jiùshì zhǐ kāi yī liàng chē 。jǐ ge rén yīqǐ chū yóufèi ，guòlùfèi ，tíngchēfèi shénme de 。
You just only drive one car. A few people pay for gas, the tolls, the parking fees and so on together.
āi ，zhè zhǔyi bùcuò 。nà wǒ yě qù 。
Oh, that's a great idea. I'll go, too.
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