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ID: 1406 Elementary
One of the great things about restaurants in China is that they often bring out your food faster than you can order it. On the downside, sometimes the food isn't quite what you had in mind... Learn about a common dish today, and about how to describe something you might not have ordered!
Mon Apr 26 2010 | Jenny, John
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|鱼香肉丝||yúxiāng ròusī||pork strips in garlic sauce|
|饿||è||to be hungry|
yúxiāng ròusī 。
Pork strips in garlic sauce.
è sǐ le ，kuài chī ba ！
I'm starving! Let's hurry up and eat!
hǎochī ！wèidao zhēn bùcuò 。
Delicious! It has a really nice flavor.
xiǎojie ，bùhǎoyìsi ，yúxiāng ròusī bù shì nǐmen de cài 。
Miss, I'm sorry. The pork strips in garlic sauce wasn't in your order.
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