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The Auntie Bai Show
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ID: 2129 Upper Intermediate
Ah, the problems of others. The landlord is raising the rent just a bit too high. Someone's lover has run off with someone else. A wayward son can't seem to find his way. For some, hearing about these problems is reason enough to end a conversation or leave the room, but for others, it's entertainment at its best. In this lesson, a mother and daughter argue about the worth of “The Auntie Bai Show”, a talk show concerned with mediating family disputes. Also, be sure to check out the new task feature below, ChinesePod's newest way to enrich your learning experience along with fellow poddies!
Thu Feb 21 2013 | Jenny, John
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|柏阿姨||Bǎi āyí||Auntie Bai|
mā ，wǒ huílai le 。
Mom, I'm back!
mā ，míngtiān yào jiābān ，wǎnfàn bù huílai chī le 。
Mom, tomorrow I need to work overtime. I won't be home for dinner.
mā ，nǐ zài gànmá a ？yòu zài kàn Bǎi āyí 。
Mom, what are you doing? You're watching Auntie Bai again.
ānjìng ，ānjìng ！
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