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Chinatown Diary

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ID: 1584 Elementary
In this challenging Elementary lesson, we listen in on the contents of a Chinese diary detailing a trip to San Francisco's Chinatown. There will be Chinese characters, Chinese food, and maybe even a dragon dance. In this lesson, learn the language to get you through a full day of Chinatown activities.
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周末 zhōumò weekend
gēn with
好朋友 hǎo péngyou good friend
唐人街 tángrénjiē Chinatown
zhōumò ,wǒ gēn wǒ de hǎopéngyou Xiǎojié qù le tángrénjiē 。
This weekend, I went to Chinatown with my good friend Xiaojie.
Jiùjīnshān de tángrénjiē shì Měiguó zuì dà de 。
San Francisco's Chinatown is America's largest Chinatown.
jiē shang hěn rènao ,yǒu shāngdiàn ,yǒu shūdiàn ,háiyǒu xuéxiào děngdeng 。
The streets were very lively - there were shops, bookstores and schools, etc.
wǒmen zhōngwǔ chī le Zhōngguó cài ,hěn hǎochī 。
We ate Chinese food for lunch. It was really good.
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