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Do you have vegetables?
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ID: 0146 Elementary
Any one of us here will tell you the golden rule of dining: Never, we mean never, ask what kind of meat it is. So, should you care to counter that “Mystery Meat” with something that came from the earth, of course it’s ChinesePod to the rescue. In this podcast, we help you to learn how to use Mandarin Chinese to ask for something green--before you turn that same color.
Mon May 22 2006 | Jenny, Ken
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|想买||xiǎngmǎi||would like to buy|
nǐ zhèlǐ yǒu shūcài ma ？
Do you have any vegetables here?
yǒu 。nǐ yào shénme shūcài ？
Yes. What vegetables do you want?
wǒ xiǎng mǎi huángguā ，tǔdòu ，fānqié hé yángcōng 。
I’d like to buy cucumbers, potatoes, tomatoes and onions.
hǎo de 。méiwèntí 。
OK. No problem.
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