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The God of Thunder

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ID: 2737 Intermediate
It's been thundering a lot recently, so we decided to do a class about the God of Thunder. No, it's not Thor. It is 雷公 léigōng. A bat winged, beaked god who smites people with the help of his wife.
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SIMPLIFIED PINYIN ENGLISH  
打雷 dǎ léi to rumble with thunder
闪电 shǎndiàn lightning
偷偷 tōutōu secretly
jiāo to get (a girlfriend or boyfriend)
打雷了!好可怕!
dǎ léi le !hǎo kěpà !
A thunder clap! How scary!
你没做坏事,怕什么?
nǐ méi zuò huàishì ,pà shénme ?
You haven't done anything wrong, what are you scared of?
哇!你看,那么大的闪电!要是被打到就惨了。
wā !nǐ kàn ,nàme dà de shǎndiàn !yàoshì bèi dǎ dào jiù cǎn le 。
Wow! Look! Such powerful lightning. You would be screwed if you were stuck by that.
做坏事的人才会被雷公打,你做了什么坏事啊?是不是偷偷交别的女朋友?
zuò huàishì de rén cái huì bèi léigōng dǎ ,nǐ zuò le shénme huàishì ā ?shìbushì tōutōu jiāo biéde nǚpéngyou ?
Only people who have done bad things are struck down by the God of Thunder, what bad thing have you done? Have you got another girlfriend on the side?
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