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ID: 2017 Elementary
Do you know how to say "terracotta warriors" in China? Any studious student has to know this word, and be warned, the Chinese is quite different from the English. History buffs also take note: Xi'an is a Chinese city that demands your attention.
Mon Sep 10 2012 | Dilu, John
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|送||sòng||to give (as a gift)|
Xiǎowén ，sòng gěi nǐ yī ge lǐwù 。
Xiao Wen, here's a gift for you.
xièxie ！zhè shì Bīngmǎyǒng ma ？
Thank you! Is this a terracotta warrior?
duì a 。xiǎo Bīngmǎyǒng 。
That's right. A little terracotta warrior.
zhēn hǎokàn ！Xī ān wán de zěnmeyàng ？
It's really nice! How was Xi'an?
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