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ID: 2579 Intermediate
If you've ever been the only one in the pub or at a restaurant with your face not glued to your phone, you'll want to listen to this lesson to learn how to give them a hard time about it.
Thu Nov 20 2014 | Jenny, Ryan
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|收||shōu||to put away|
Míngmíng ，chī fàn la ，gǎnjǐn bǎ shǒujī shōu qǐlái 。
Mingming, it's time to eat, hurry up and put your phone away.
ò ，mǎshàng ，mǎshàng jiù hǎo 。
Oh, OK! I'm almost done.
bùyào mǎshàng ，lìkè ！lìkè bǎ shǒujī fàngxià ！
Not almost, now! Put it down right this minute!
āiyā ，mā ，nín bié nàme dà sǎngmén 。hǎole ，wǒ fàng xià le 。
Mom, you don't need to shout. OK, I've put it down.
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