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Swapping Zodiac Signs
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ID: 3026 Intermediate
Happy Chinese New Year all and welcome to the Year of the (Fire) Rooster! Two friends discuss the various personality traits of the Chinese Zodiac symbols. Image from Pixabay
Wed Feb 01 2017 | Fiona Tian, Gwilym James
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|属||shǔ||to be born during a zodiac sign|
|存钱||cúnqián||to save money|
nǐ shǔ shénme ？
What animal are you in the Chinese zodiac?
wǒ shǔ hóu ，nǐ ne ？
I'm a monkey. You?
wǒ xiǎo nǐ yī suì ，wǒ shǔ jī 。
I'm one year younger than you. I'm a rooster.
tīngshuō shǔ jī de rén hěn huì cúnqián ，yě hěn xǐhuan bāngzhù biérén ，nǐ shì ma ？
I hear that roosters are very good at saving money and they also like to help people. Does that fit with your personality?
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