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Talking About the Working Hours Policy
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ID: 1744 Intermediate
HR has recently announced a new working hours policy, and a young woman discusses with her boyfriend how it affects her. The policy itself may be full of formal, stuffy language, but this lesson cuts right to the chase and deals with the new office policy in plain, straightforward terms.
Wed Aug 24 2011 | Dilu, John
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|从......开始||cóng ... kāishǐ||starting...|
|睡懒觉||shuì lǎnjiào||to sleep in|
hǎo kùn a ！bùguò cóng xià ge yuè kāishǐ wǒ jiù néng shuì lǎnjiào la ！
I'm so sleepy! But starting next month I'll be able to sleep in!
zěnme ，nǐ bùyòng shàngbān le ？
What? Don't you have to go to work?
bùshì ，wǒmen gōngsī yào shíxíng tánxìng gōngzuò shíjiān 。
That's not it. Our company is going to implement flexible working hours.
zěnme shuō ？
What do you mean?
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