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There's a Cockroach in my Soup!
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ID: 2679 Elementary
How would you feel if you sat down to a nice bowl of soup and found a cute little cockroach taking a bath? Would you happily drink on, or would you call the waiter over and complain? Well if you choose the second option, then today's class will be perfect for you.
Tue Apr 21 2015 | Fiona Tian, Gwilym
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|香||xiāng||fragrant; appetising smell|
lái ，zài hē yì wǎn tāng ba ？
Here, will you have another bowl of soup?
xièxie ，máfan nǐ le 。
Thanks. Sorry to trouble you.
zhè jītāng zhēn xiāng ，lǐtou háiyǒu suàntou hé xiānggū ne ...yí ？zhè shì shénme ？
This chicken soup smells great. There is garlic and mushrooms in it too... Huh? What's this?
ā ā ！shì zhāngláng ！tāng lǐ yǒu zhāngláng ！hǎo ěxīn ！
Ah! It's a cockroach! There's a cockroach in the soup! That's so gross!
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