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Joining a Sports Team
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ID: 2393 Intermediate
Joining a sports team is a rite of passage for many children growing up. However, in China's highly competitive academic culture, participating in a sports team is a decision bound to cause controversy. In this lesson, a husband and wife discuss whether or not their son Liang Liang should join a sports team.
Wed Mar 05 2014 | Greg, Vera
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|报名||bàomíng||to sign up for|
wǒ huílai le 。āi ？lǎopó zěnme nǐ yī gè rén ，Liàngliang ne ？
I'm back. Huh? Honey, why are you alone? Where's Liang Liang?
zài fángjiān lǐ shēngqì ne 。
In his room. He's angry.
What's going on?
zuìjìn tāmen xuéxiào zài zǔjiàn shénme yùndòng duì ，tā kàn biéde tóngxué dōu bàomíng le ，yě chāozhe nàozhe yào cānjiā 。
Recently their school set up some sports teams. He saw that the other students were signing up, and he was making a fuss that he wanted to join too.
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