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ID: 1612 Intermediate
In this lesson, we talk about the glorious modern Chinese tradition of "substitute buying." Making a trip from China to the States or Europe isn't an everyday thing, so naturally you don't mind buying a whole bunch of things on the big long list your friends wrote up, right? Learn about the special benefits of duty-free shops here!
Mon Feb 21 2011 | Dilu, John
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|听说||tīngshuō||to have heard|
|出差||chūchāi||to go on a business trip|
|培训||péixùn||to have training|
Lín Wěi ，tīngshuō nǐ yào qù Měiguó chūchāi 。
Lin Wei, I heard you're going to America on business.
ng4 ，wǒ yào qù zǒnggōngsī péixùn liǎng zhōu 。
Yeah. I'm going to the head office for two weeks of training.
nà nǐ néng bu néng bāng wǒ dàigòu yīxiē dōngxi ？
Would you be able to buy a few things for me?
nǐ yào dàigòu shénme ？
What do you want me to buy?
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