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Children's Train Ticket

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ID: 2053 Intermediate
Buying tickets in China can be a hurried affair. Train stations can fill up with literally thousands of people all clamoring to get their tickets out of town. And dealing with so many people on a daily basis often makes ticket sellers less than congenial. In this lesson, a mother talks with the ticket seller about buying a ticket for her and her child to take a trip to Nanjing.
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zhāng measure word for flat objects such as tickets
高铁 gāotiě high speed rail
成人 chéngrén adult
儿童 értóng child
nǐhǎo ,qù nǎli ?
Hello, where are you going?
wǒ yào liǎng zhāng shí bā hào qù Nánjīng de gāotiě piào ,yī zhāng chéngrén de ,yī zhāng értóng de 。
I want two high speed rail tickets to Nanjing on the 18th - one adult ticket, one children's ticket.
háizi duō dà le ?
How old is the child?
sì suì bàn 。
Four and a half.
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