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Dormitory Drama - Part 1

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ID: 2497 Intermediate
This is the very first episode of a brand new series! Think of all the things that could possibly happen in a girl's dormitory at university. Gossip, teachers, and of course boys. That all adds up to a lot of drama and a lot of great vocabulary. Listen in to the first episode of this exciting new series as a first-year student gets some tips on university life.
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完蛋 wándàn be done for, be finished
过头 guòtóu go beyond the limit, to overdo
反正 fǎnzhèng anyway
准时 zhǔnshí punctual
wándàn le !wǒ bādiǎn yào shàngkè ,jūrán shuì guòtóu le !
I'm done for! I have to be in class at eight o'clock and I actually overslept!
cái qīdiǎnbàn 。nǐ jí shénme ā ?
It's only seven thirty. What are you in a hurry about?
Běibei ,nǐ bùshì yě yǒu kè ma ?
Beibei, don't you have classes too?
mànmànlái ,fǎnzhèng dàjiā dōu huì chídào 。
Take it easy. Anyway, everybody will be late.
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