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Discussing a Thesis Topic with an Advisor
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ID: 1468 Upper Intermediate
Today's lesson is a must for anyone in higher education in China. Learn how to discuss your ideas, how to make suggestions, and how to hash out a thesis plan and schedule with your advisor.
Tue Aug 03 2010 | John, Jenny
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|创新||chuàngxīn||to be innovative|
Pān Yǔ ，nǐ lùnwén zhǔnbèi xiě shénme ？
Pan Yu, what are you preparing to write your thesis on?
wǒ xiǎng xiě guānyú nóngmíngōng shēnghuó de 。
I want to write about the lives of migrant workers.
nóngmíngōng shēnghuó ？zhè ge xuǎntí yǐjīng yǒu hěn duō rén zuò guo le ，xiǎng chuàngxīn háishì yǒu yīdìng de nándù de 。
The lives of migrant workers? Too many people have already done this topic. If you want to do something new with it, it certainly won't be easy.
wǒ yě juéde zhè ge tímù yǒudiǎnr lǎotào ，bùguò wǒ zhīqián jiēchù guo yīxiē nóngmíngōng ，wǒ juéde kěyǐ wājué yīxià tāmen de jīngshén shēnghuó 。
I think this subject is a little worn out as well, but I've come into contact with some migrant workers before, and I think I could dig a little deeper into how they spend their free time.
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