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Getting a Haircut
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ID: 2967 Upper Intermediate
This lesson is all about getting a haircut. It's designed to ease Intermediate learners into the upper levels so might seem a bit easier than normal. Getting the exact haircut that you want can sometimes be challenging, and might require some specialized language that you don't even know at the higher levels. Usually, it's best to take a picture of the style you want to avoid any confusion. For a fun elementary video lesson of Fiona getting a haircut, check out this YouTube video Photo by rtdphotography
Thu Oct 06 2016 | Constance Fang, Fiona Tian
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|绑马尾||bǎngmǎwěi||to tie one's hair in a ponytail|
qǐngwèn shì nǎ wèi yào jiǎn tóufa ？
Excuse me, which one of you wants your hair cut?
wǒmen dōu yào jiǎn ，wǒ shāowēi xiū yīxià jiù hǎo ，shàngmian kěyǐ cháng yīdiǎn ，chángdù bù yào chà tài duō 。
We both want a haircut. I just need mine tidied up a little bit. You can leave the top a little longer, but try and make sure there's not a big difference in the length all over.
wǒ xiǎng jiǎn zhōngcháng fà ，jiǎn wán yào kěyǐ bǎng mǎwěi 。
I want my hair mid-length. After you've cut it, I still want to be able to tie it in a pony tail.
nà liúhǎi ne ？
What about your fringe?
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