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ID: 1777 Intermediate
Perfume might seem like a good gift for a female friend, but be sure to pick the right fragrance! In this Chinese lesson, our hapless male hero attempts to navigate the choices.
Sun Oct 09 2011 | John, Dilu
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|自用||zìyòng||to use oneself|
|送人||sòngrén||to give to someone|
xiānsheng ，mǎi xiāngshuǐ a ！
Sir, are you buying perfume?
qǐngwèn nǐ xiǎng zìyòng háishi sòngrén ？
Are you buying it for yourself or to give to someone else?
To give to someone else.
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