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Skiing, Not Ice Skating
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IN THIS LESSON
ID: 1309 Elementary
Skiing and ice skating are two of the world's most popular winter sports. But don't let this singular commonality fool you into thinking that mastery of the one means mastery of the other! Join us today as we explore the wonderful world of powder and piste (and learn that it's quite different from the world of hockey and double axles).
Wed Dec 09 2009 | Jenny, John
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|第一次||dì yī cì||first time|
duìbuqǐ ，nǐ méishì ba ？
I'm sorry, are you okay?
hái hǎo ，méishì 。
I'm all right. It's nothing.
duìbuqǐ ，zhè shì wǒ dì yī cì huáxuě 。
Sorry, this is my first time skiing.
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