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No Change for the Bus Fare

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ID: 2317 Elementary
When hopping on the public bus in China, make sure you have some change with you if you don't have a transport card. If not, you'll have to work something out with the driver. Learn how in this lesson!
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SIMPLIFIED PINYIN ENGLISH  
chē car
上车 shàngchē to board a vehicle
ba suggestion particle
qǐng please
车来了,上车吧。
chē lái le ,shàngchē ba 。
The bus is here. Let's get on.
请去充值!
qǐng qù chōngzhí !
Please recharge!
怎么了?
zěnmele ?
What's up?
卡里没钱了。
kǎ lǐ méi qián le 。
There's no money on the card.
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