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Sprained Ankle

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ID: 2845 Intermediate
Have you ever twisted your ankle? Learn how to discuss aches and pains, twists and sprains in today's lesson all about these physical ailments. Photo by Ryan Knapp
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SIMPLIFIED PINYIN ENGLISH  
téng painful
慢跑 mànpǎo to jog
不到一半 búdàoyībàn not halfway
niǔ to go over (on your ankle); to sprain
哎呀,疼死我了。
āiyā ,téng sǐ wǒ le 。
Agh, it hurts like hell.
你怎么了?
nǐ zěnmele ?
What happened?
我昨天在家里附近慢跑,还跑不到一半脚就扭到了。
wǒ zuótiān zài jiālǐ fùjìn mànpǎo ,hái pǎo bùdào yībàn jiǎo jiù niǔdào le 。
I was jogging near my house yesterday and I didn't get halfway before I sprained my ankle.
怎么这么不小心。
zěnme zhème bù xiǎoxīn 。
How could you be so careless.
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