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Tortoise and the Hare

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ID: 0445 Elementary
Granted, the names might have changed, but the story stays the same. The same story that got [Artist Previously Known as Rian the Intern] through some rough times. The least we can do is share it with you... in Chinese, of course. In this podcast, learn the Mandarin Chinese version of the well-loved fable (* moral can be applied to learning Chinese).
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伊索 yīsuǒ Aesop
寓言 yùyán fable
赛跑 sàipǎo race
乌龟 wūguī tortoise
yīsuǒ yùyán :guī tù sàipǎo
A Fable: The Tortoise and the Hare Race
yī zhī wūguī hé yī zhī tùzi bǐsài pǎobù 。
A tortoise and a hare had a running competition.
tùzi shuō :“nǐ zhème màn 。wǒ yīdìng néng yíng nǐ 。”
The hare said, “You’re so slow. I can definitely beat you.”
wūguī shuō :“wǒ zhǐyào yīzhí pá ,bùtíng ,jiù huì gǎnshàng nǐ 。”
The tortoise said, “As long as I keep on crawling without stopping, then I will catch up to you.”
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