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Finding an Apartment

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ID: 0079 Elementary
So you’ve finally made it to China and with what’s left of the money you spent on taking us for “báijiǔ”, you decide to get an apartment overlooking the Summer Palace. Out of reach? Not at all…but you might want to be able to tell the landlord your basics…unless you don’t mind an “Eastern Toilet”. So, listen in to this podcast and learn to talk about the type of apartment you would like, using Mandarin Chinese.
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xiǎng would like to
to rent
yào to want
duō how
nǐhǎo 。wǒ xiǎng zūfáng 。
Hello. I’d like to rent an apartment.
hǎo de 。nǐ yào duō dà de ?
Good. How big a house do you want?
wǒ xiǎng yī ge rén zhù ,suǒyǐ yī jiān wòshì jiù kěyǐ le 。nǐ yǒu héshì de ma ?
I’d like to live alone, so one bedroom is enough. Do you have something suitable?
yǒu 。nǐ yào kàn ma ?
Yes. Do you want to have a look?
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