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Romance of the Three Kingdoms

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ID: 1919 Intermediate
"Romance of the Three Kingdoms" is hailed as one of China's great ancient literary works. Even if your Chinese isn't quite fluent enough to read the book in its original form, the story and characters are still integral pieces to contemporary Chinese culture and language. Gain a basic understanding of this classic novel in today's intermediate lesson.
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hòu thick
三国演义 Sānguóyǎnyì Romance of the Three Kingdoms
听说 tīngshuō to hear of
[measure word]
nǐ zài kàn shénme shū ?hǎo hòu a !
What book are you reading? It's really thick!
Sānguóyǎnyì 》。tīngshuō guo ma ?
"Romance of the Three Kingdoms." Have you heard of it?
tīngshuō guo ,bùguò méi kàn guo 。shì xiě shénme de ?
I've heard of it, but I've never read it. What's it about?
Sānguóyǎnyì 》shì yī bù lìshǐ xiǎoshuō 。xiě de shì Wèi 、Shǔ 、Wú sān ge guójiā zhījiān de zhànzhēng 。
"Romance of the Three Kingdoms" is a historical novel. It's about the war between the kingdoms of Wei, Shu, and Wu.
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