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ID: 0322 Intermediate
There's nothing like a little bait and switch to get those customers coming. This tactic works the world over, and China is no exception. Make sure you don't get taken for a ride, and make sure you let them no you're no Mandarin Chinese.
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dìng to order
如果 rúguǒ if
最好 zuìhǎo best
骗子 piànzi liar
nǐhǎo ,wǒ zuótiān dǎdiànhuà dìng le liǎng zhāng qù Běijīng de fēijīpiào 。zhèlǐ shì yīqiān wǔbǎi kuàiqián 。
Hi, I called you yesterday to book two plane tickets to Beijing. Here is the money, 1500rmb.
bù duì 。liǎng zhāng qù Běijīng de piào shì sānqiān kuàiqián ,yīqiān wǔbǎi kuàiqián yī zhāng piào 。
That's not right. The price is 3000rmb for two tickets to Beijing - 1500rmb each.
bù kěnéng !zuótiān nǐ zài diànhuà lǐ gàosu wǒ yīqiān wǔbǎi kuài liǎng zhāng piào 。nǐ shuō tóuděngcāng yīqiān wǔbǎi kuài yī zhāng 。wǒ shuō wǒ bùyào tóuděngcāng ,wǒ yào jīngjìcāng 。nǐ gàosu wǒ yīqiān wǔbǎi kuài liǎng zhāng piào 。
No way! Yesterday you told me on the phone that the tickets are 1500rmb for two tickets. You said first class tickets were 1500rmb each and I said that I didn't want first class tickets. I want economy class and you told me the cost was 1500rmb for two.
nǐ gǎocuò le 。wǒ méiyǒu shuō guo 。zuòwèi kuài dìng mǎn le 。rúguǒ nǐ xiǎng yào zuòwèi ,zuìhǎo xiànzài jiù fùqián 。
You are making a mistake. I didn't say that. The seats are almost fully booked, so if you want to get the seats, you'd better pay now.
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