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More customers please!

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ID: 4180 Elementary
When the boss ain’t happy, ain’t nobody happy. What can the sales guy do? (Hint: It does NOT involve going on vacation!)
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怎么这么 zěnmezhème how come it's so...
不景气 bùjǐngqì slack
订单 dìngdān (purchase) order
淡季 dànjì off season; slow business season
ài ,zěnmezhème bùjǐngqì ?
(Sigh) How come the business is so bad?
wèi ?
shànggèyuè de dìngdān zěnmezhème shǎo ?
Why are there so few orders last month?
wǒ yě méi bànfǎ ,xiànzài shì dànjì 。
I can't do anything about this. It's the low season now.
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