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ID: 2371 Elementary
When going to the hair salon in China, there are two different ways to get your hair washed. You can either get a "dry wash" (干洗, gānxǐ) or a "wet wash" (水洗, shuǐxǐ). What's the difference? Learn all about it in this lesson!
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nín you (formal)
洗头 xǐtóu to wash hair
剪发 jiǎnfà to cut hair
干洗 gānxǐ to dry-clean
nínhǎo ,nín yào xǐtóu háishì jiǎnfà ?
Hello, do you want a hair wash or a haircut?
xǐtóu ,xièxie !
A hair wash, thanks!
gānxǐ háishì shuǐxǐ ?
Do you want a dry wash or a wash with water?
yǒu shénme bùyīyàng ?
What's the difference?
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