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Hey! It's Not Your Birthday
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ID: 2956 Intermediate
Today's lesson is all about making birthday party plans, although it seems like the person is more interested in what they want to do rather than what the birthday girl wants. Photo by www.bluewaikiki.com
Wed Sep 14 2016 | Fiona Tian, Gwilym
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|日本料理||Rìběn liàolǐ||Japanese cuisine|
zhè xīngqīsān jiùshì Xiǎo Bǎo shēngrì le ，wǒmen yīnggāi zěnme bāng tā qìngzhù ？
This Wednesday is Xiaobao's birthday, how should we celebrate it with him?
tā shuō guò xiǎng chī Rìběn cài ，wǒmen dài tā qù Rìběn cāntīng ba 。
He said before that he wanted to eat Japanese food, let's bring him to a Japanese restaurant.
Rìběn liàolǐ ，zànchéng ！wǒ chāo ài chī shòusī gēn shēngyúpiàn ，wǒ hái yào diǎnr shāokǎo …
Japanese food, great! I really like eating sushi and sashimi and I also want to order barbecue...
wéi ！yòu bù shì nǐ de shēngrì pàiduì ，nǐ xǐhuan chī shá bù zhòngyào 。
Hey! It's not your birthday party, it's not important what you want to eat.
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