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Talking about Talking in Chinese
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ID: QW0143 Intermediate
Today the Qing Wen team have a very meta show for you. They are talking about talking. In Chinese there are many ways to express the various shades of discussing, conversing, chatting, etc. Find out how to use the following words in just the right context: 讨论 (tǎolùn), 商量 (shāngliáng), 说 (shuō), 谈 (tán), 讲 (jiǎng)!
Sat Mar 27 2010 | John, Liliana, Connie
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wǒmen jīngcháng tǎolùn huàtí 。
We often discuss topics.
dàjiā zài lùntán lǐ tǎolùn de hěn jīliè 。
Everyone is discussing intensely in the forums.
wǒmen zài tǎolùn xià ge yuè de xiāoshòu jìhuà 。
We're discussing next month's sales plan.
zhè shì ge dà wèntí ，wǒ yào huíjiā gēn lǎopó shāngliang yīxià 。
This is a big issue. I have to go home and discuss it with my wife.
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