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ID: 3095 Elementary
Your bike is broken so you need to take public transport to school instead. Learn how to ask how long it takes to ride the subway from your home to school, as well as comparing it to riding the bus. Making Comparisons in Mandarin - QW0425 Making Comparisons - 2095
Tue Jun 20 2017 | Fiona Tian, Gwilym
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|多久||duō jiǔ||how long|
|听说||tīngshuō||to have heard|
wǒ de zìxíngchē huài le ，rúguǒ wǒ zuò dìtiě dào xuéxiào yào duō jiǔ ？
My bicycle is broken, how long would it take if I took the subway to school?
yī gè bàn xiǎoshí 。
An hour and a half.
zhème jiǔ ？wǒ tīngshuō dìtiě hěnkuài ，bùshìma ？
So long? I heard that the subway was really fast, no?
yīnwèi nǐ děi zhuǎnchē ，nǐ kěyǐ shìshi zuò gōngchē 。
Because you have to change lines, you can try getting a bus.
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