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ID: 1257 Elementary
When you travel in China, you're sure to encounter some unusual cuisine. Today's Mandarin podcast is about a peculiar and popular dish: drunken shrimp. Listen to this podcast and learn all about this culinary wonder. Yes, it is exactly what it sounds like.
Mon Sep 28 2009 | Ken, Jenny
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|to come, to bring
|portion; measure word
lái yī fèn zuìxiā 。
I'd like drunken shrimp.
hǎo de 。nǐ de zuìxiā lái le 。
OK. Your drunken shrimp are served.
à ！lǎobǎn ，zhè ge bù néng chī 。
Ah! Boss [manager], they're not edible.
néng chī ，fàngxīn ba ！
Relax! They're edible!
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