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Christmas Present Trouble
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ID: 2599 Intermediate
Christmas is just around the corner and we have all got our festive sweaters on, but we in the office have an age out conundrum to solve. What to get your colleagues and family for Xmas. In this dialogue, they have clearly run out of all good ideas.
Thu Dec 18 2014 | Jenny, Ryan
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|飞快||fēikuài||at lightning speed|
|呗||bēi||makes a suggestion|
shíjiān guò de fēikuài ya ，shèngdànjié yòu yào dào le ！
Time flies! Christmas is coming round again!
shì a ，yī dào shèngdànjié jiùyào mǎi hǎoduō lǐwù ，zhēn shì tóuténg 。
Yeah. You have to buy so many presents once it's Christmas time. What a pain.
jīnnián dǎsuàn sòng nǐ nán péngyou shénme lǐwù ā ？
What are you planning on getting your boyfriend this year?
hái méi xiǎng hǎo ne 。nǐ bāng wǒ xiǎngxiang bēi ，sòng shénme hǎo ？
I haven't thought it through. Come on...help me think of something. What should I give him?
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