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ID: 2456 Intermediate
To shred or not to shred. That is the predicament the intern faces in this lesson. Learn how to express the different ways to dispose of documents while keeping your Mandarin intact.
Mon Jun 02 2014 | Vera, Greg
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Each lesson has it's unique vocabulary and will provide you with definitions and recordings so you can practice the pronunciation. You will also be able to grasp the core material of a lesson at a glance. Here we're showing you the Simplified Chinese version.
|实习||shíxí||to intern, to practice|
|整理||zhěnglǐ||to arrange, put in order|
|作废||zuòfèi||null and void, to become invalid|
|处理||chǔlǐ||to deal with, to dispose of|
Xiǎo Liú ，nǐ dì yī tiān lái shíxí ，yǒu shénme bù dǒng de jiù wèn wǒ ba 。
Xiao Liu, this is your first day as an intern. If there's anything you don't understand, please ask.
hǎo de ，Lǐ jiě 。nà wǒ gàn xiē shénme ne ？
Okay, Ms. Li. What am I to do?
zhèlǐ yǒuyīxiē wénjiàn ，nǐ zhěnglǐ yīxià 。kàn kan nǎxiē shì yǒuyòngde ，nǎxiē xiě le “zuòfèi ”。
Here are some documents. Please put them in order. Look to see which of them are useful and which ones have ”null and void“ written on them.
hǎo le ，Lǐ jiě 。zhèxiē dōu shì zuòfèi de wénjiàn 。
Okay, Ms. Li. These are all null and void documents.
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