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ID: 2707 Pre Intermediate
Listen to two students discuss how playing online computer games is affecting their school grades.
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本来 běnlái originally
组队 zǔduì to form a team
打怪 dǎguài to kill monsters (term in online gaming)
英文 Yīngwén English
nǐ zuótiān zěnme méilái ?wǒ běnlái yào gēn nǐ zǔduì dǎguài de 。
Why didn't you come yesterday? I originally wanted to play on a team with you.
wǒ Yīngwén kǎo de tài chà ,wǒ mā zuótiān shēng le hǎo dà de qì ,bú ràng wǒ chūmén 。
I didn't do well in my English exams, my mom got really angry yesterday and didn't let me go out.
wǒ bà yě dōu shuō wǒ bú yònggōng ,měitiān zhǐ zhīdào shàngwǎng wán yóuxì 。
My dad says I'm lazy too and that every day I play games online.
wǒ yě xiǎngyào yònggōng ā ,kěshì Yīngwén nàme nán ,yònggōng háishì xuébuhǎo 。
I want to be a good student too, but English is too hard. However hard I study it, it just doesn't go in.
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