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ID: 3017 Intermediate
Shanghai's Disneyland officially opened in June of 2016. With 60,000 odd customers expected daily, the park has been quite the success, despite some growing pains. In today's lesson, two friends are debating whether or not to visit since it's right on their doorstep. John Pasden wrote a blog about his visit to Disneyland over on Sinosplice that you might like to read. Image from Pixabay
Wed Jan 11 2017 | Fiona Tian, Gwilym James
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|差不多||chàbuduō||more or less the same|
|海盗船||hǎidào chuán||pirate ship|
zhōngyú bù xiàyǔ le ，qù nǎr hāi ？
It's finally stopped raining. Where should we go to have some fun?
ràng wǒ xiǎngxiang ，yǒu le ，qù Shànghǎi Díshìní lèyuán ba ！
Let me think. I've got it. Let's go to Shanghai Disneyland!
hǎo a ！jiù zài jiā ménkǒu ，xiǎngxiang jiù jīdòng ，hé Xiānggǎng Díshìní lèyuán yīyàng ma ？
OK! It's right on our doorstep. I'm excited just thinking about it. Is it the same as Hong Kong Disneyland?
Díshìní lèyuán dōu chàbuduō ba ，dōu shì zhǔtílèyuán ，xiàng “mǐqí dàjiē ”la ，“tànxiǎn dǎo ”la ，zhèyàng de 。
All the Disneylands are pretty similar, no? They are all theme parks, with "Mickey Avenue", "Adventure Isle" and so on.
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