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IN THIS LESSON
ID: 2375 Elementary
It's a slow day in class today, and a lot of students seem to be elsewhere. Unluckily for them, the teacher has decided to take attendance. One student tries to cover for them, but it doesn't go as planned...
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SIMPLIFIED PINYIN ENGLISH  
上课 shàngkè to attend class
老师 lǎoshī teacher
hǎo good
同学们 tóngxuémen students
上课了。
shàngkè le 。
Let's start class.
老师好!
lǎoshī hǎo !
Hello, teacher!
同学们好!咦,今天人很少。我们点名吧。
tóngxuémen hǎo !yí ,jīntiān rén hěn shǎo 。wǒmen diǎnmíng ba 。
Hello, fellow students! Hey! There are so few people today. Let's take attendance.
啊?
ā ?
Huh?
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