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Ticket to Ride
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ID: 2391 Elementary
For getting around the metropolises of China, taking the subway is essential. In this lesson, listen in as someone looks to buy a subway ticket and learns about the various options.
Mon Mar 03 2014 | Vera, Tom
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|张||zhāng||measure word for tickets, pieces of paper, etc.|
nǐhǎo ，wǒ xiǎng mǎi yī zhāng piào 。
Hello. I'd like to buy a ticket.
nǐhǎo ，wǒmen yǒu dānchéngpiào ，yīrìpiào hé sānrìpiào ，nǐ yào nǎ yī zhǒng ？
Hello. We have a single journey ticket, a one-day pass and a three-day pass. Which one do you want?
yīrìpiào hé sānrìpiào duōshǎo qián ？
How much do the one-day and three-day passes cost?
yīrìpiào yī zhāng shíbā yuán ，sānrìpiào yī zhāng sìshíwǔ yuán 。
A one-day pass is 18 yuan. A three-day pass is 45 yuan.
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