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ID: 2558 Intermediate
Because of increasing fear of a physical attack on one's person, some have decided to take self-defense courses to counter this threat of violence. Many styles of martial arts include self-defense techniques. Listen in to a discussion of the benefits of taking a self-defense course.
Wed Oct 22 2014 | Jenny, Ryan
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|窝||wō||to hole up|
|跆拳道||táiquándào||tae kwon do|
yángyáng ，zhè ge zhōumò yǒu shénme ānpái a ？
Yang Yang, what plans do you have this weekend?
zànshí hái méiyǒu 。xiǎng zài qǐnshì kàn piānzi 。
At the moment, I don't have any. I want to watch a movie in the dormitory.
bié lǎo wō zài zhèlǐ la ，yàobu nǐ yě gēn wǒ qù liàn táiquándào ba ！
Don't always hole up here. How about going with me to practice Tae Kwon Do!
shénme ？nǐ qù xué táiquándào le ？
What? You're learning Tae Kwon Do?
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