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To Tip or Not to Tip

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ID: 1265 Elementary
To tip or not to tip in China... You might think you know the answer to this question, but it can be a little confusing, and you may find yourself needing to ask this very basic question: should I leave a tip? Listen to this lesson and learn the Chinese words for tipping.
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买单 mǎidān to call for the bill
gěi to give
小费 xiǎofèi tip
知道 zhīdào to know
wǒmen mǎidān ba 。
Let's get the check.
hǎo !yào bu yào gěi xiǎofèi ?
OK. Do we need to leave a tip?
wǒ bù zhīdào 。
I don't know.
nǐ kàn nàbiān ,yǒude rén gěi ,yǒude rén bù gěi 。
Look over there. Some people leave one, but some don't.
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