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Help with the Baby
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ID: 1642 Intermediate
In modern China, city-dwellers have quite a few options for assistive childcare. Beyond just nannies, there's also a very Chinese, first-month expert. Listen in to this Chinese lesson and learn all about these childcare options.
Sun Apr 03 2011 | John, Jenny
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|to take care of
|to help out
Wénjié ，huílai shàngbān la ，háizi shéi dài a ？
Wenjie, you're back at work. Who's taking care of the baby?
yǒu ge bǎomǔ ，wǒ māma yǒushí yě lái bāngmáng 。
We have a nanny. My mom helps out from time to time too.
shì yuèsǎo ma ？
Is she a maternity matron?
bùshì 。yuèsǎo yī ge yuè jiù zǒu le ，zhè ge bǎomǔ shì zhuānmén dài háizi de 。
No. Maternity matrons leave after a month. This nanny just takes care of the baby.
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