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"I Want to Pay..." 付 fù, 缴 jiǎo and 交 jiāo
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ID: QW0392 Intermediate
We might enjoy buying dinner for friends or treating ourselves to a nice massage, but when it comes to paying taxes and rent it's probably an entirely different feeling. Well actually in Chinese we use another verb 缴／交 for these annoying payments. Check out this video lesson on the differences between 付，缴 and 交. We've also included an extended explanation for upper-int advanced learners at the end of the show. https://chinesepodtv.wistia.com/medias/hjme8r2n6v
Fri May 22 2015 | Gwilym, Fiona Tian
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|缴||jiǎo||to pay; to hand over|
to pay money
jīntiān wǒ fùqián 。
I'll pay today
wǒ yào jiǎo shuì 。
I want to pay (my) taxes.
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