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ID: 1578 Upper Intermediate
Today's lesson features a very serious topic that affects many families. Learn not only how to talk about divorce in Chinese, but also learn about the divorce process in China.
Tue Jan 04 2011 | Dilu, John
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|彼此||bǐcǐ||each other, one another|
|玷污||diànwū||to stain, to tarnish|
|看在......的份上||kànzài ...... de fènshàng||for the sake of...|
wǒmen líhūn ba 。
Let's get a divorce.
lǎopó qiú nǐ le ，bù yào shuō líhūn ，zài gěi wǒ yī cì jīhuì ba ！
Honey, I'm begging you. Don't talk about divorce. Give me one more chance!
wǒmen zài yīqǐ zhème duō nián le ，wǒ de xìnggé nǐ yīnggāi hěn qīngchu 。wǒmen zài yě huí bu qù le 。
We've been together for so many years now, you should know my personality quite well by now. We can't go back to the way things were.
wǒ zhīdào nǐ bùhuì qīngyì zuò juédìng ，yě bùhuì qīngyì fǎnhuǐ 。dànshì wǒ ài nǐ ，nǐ yě ài wǒ ，zài gěi bǐcǐ yī cì jīhuì ，hǎo ma ？
I know you don't make rash decisions and I know you don't go back on your word easily, but I love you, and you love me. Give us another chance, OK?
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