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How to Wash Clothes

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ID: 2382 Elementary
In this lesson, a woman instructs her housekeeper or her 阿姨 (āyí) on how to wash her clothes. There appear to be some major differences over how things are done...
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阿姨 āyí auntie
洗衣机 xǐyījī washing machine
zāng dirty
洗衣篮 xǐyīlán hamper
阿姨,这是洗衣机。脏衣服都在洗衣篮里。
āyí ,zhè shì xǐyījī 。zāng yīfu dōu zài xǐyīlán lǐ 。
Auntie, this is the washing machine. The dirty clothes are all in the hamper.
好的,太太。
hǎo de ,tàitai 。
Okay, ma'am.
哎,不对。内衣和外衣不能一起洗。
āi ,bù duì 。nèiyī hé wàiyī bùnéng yīqǐ xǐ 。
Hey, that's not right. Underwear and outer garments can't be washed together.
哦,知道了,太太。
ò ,zhīdao le ,tàitai 。
Oh, I got it, ma'am.
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