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Old China Hand
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ID: 1617 Elementary
Have you ever been called an "Old China Hand?" Don't worry, if you keep practicing your Chinese and spend some time in China, you will be! In this Chinese lesson, learn more about this common term while also going over the "foreigner in China FAQ" list.
Mon Feb 28 2011 | Dilu, John
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shīfu ，wǒ yào qù Pǔdōng jīchǎng 。
Sir, I'd like to go to Pudong Airport.
hǎo de 。nǐ Zhōngwén shuō de hěn hǎo 。
OK. You speak Chinese really well.
xièxie 。bùtài hǎo 。
Thanks. It's not that great.
nǐ lái Zhōngguó duō jiǔ le ？
How long have you been in China?
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