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Giving up a Seat

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ID: 0580 Newbie
In a place where an empty seat on public transportation is about as uncommon as toilet paper in the bathroom, it's understandable why there is a certain "scrimmage" of sorts when the bus doors fling open to the weary throngs. In this podcast, a pleasant turn of events. Listen and learn how to be the kind soul that offers up his seat, in Mandarin Chinese. And remember, what goes around comes around--you never know... just when you're desperately in need of some TP... it just might come around your way. Or one can hope.
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奶奶 nǎinai (paternal) grandmother
nín you [polite]
zuò to sit
不用 bùyòng to not need; need not
nǎinai ,nín zuò 。
Granny, please sit.
bùyòng ,bùyòng 。
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méiguānxi !nín zuò 。
Never mind! You sit.
hǎo ba ,xièxie nǐ 。
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