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Hanging Up the Phone
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ID: 1080 Elementary
Hanging up the telephone can be a drawn-out affair in China. Both sides seem reluctant to end the conversation, and may linger over best wishes, warnings, and advice. All the while, they insist that they are going to hang up now. In today's podcast, learn how to terminate a call in Mandarin.
Thu Jan 22 2009 | Jenny , Ken
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|挂||guà||to hang up|
ng4 ，ng4 ，ng4 ...... hǎo ，zhīdao le 。
Oh, Ok, Oh....OK, I get it.
nà jiù zhèyàng ba 。
So how about we leave it at that.
ng4 ，hǎo ，zài liánxì a 。
Hmm...OK, stay in touch.
ng4 ，cháng liánxì 。guà le a 。
Yeah, stay in touch. I'm going.
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