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Papa Snake and Baby Snake

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ID: 2140 Intermediate
Get ready to roll in the aisles, Poddies. Well, slither maybe. It's a joke about two snakes!
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吃完 chī wán to finish eating
shé snake
散步 sànbù to go for a walk
突然 tūrán suddenly
chī wán wǔfàn ,shébàba dài xiǎoshé chūqù sànbù 。
After eating lunch, Papa Snake took Baby Snake out for a stroll.
zǒu zhe zǒu zhe ,xiǎoshé tūrán wèn :“bàba ,wǒ shì nǐ qīnshēng de ma ?”
Walking along, Baby Snake suddenly asked: “Papa, am I really your child?”
shébàba jīngyà de shuō :“shǎ érzi ,nǐ zěnme wèn zhème qíguài de wèntí ?nǐ dāngrán shì wǒ qīnshēng de 。”
Papa Snake said with surprise: “Silly boy, how can you ask such a strange question? Of course you are really my child.”
xiǎoshé jiē zhe wèn :“nà nǐ yǒudú ma ?”
Baby Snake continued by asking: “Are you poisonous?”
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