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Very Cool, Very Ok

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ID: 4320 Newbie
In this episode, Chi introduces how the words "cool", "low", and "ok" are used in Western and Eastern contexts. Spoiler alert: They might not mean what you think they mean!
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SIMPLIFIED PINYIN ENGLISH  
hěn very, quite
寂寞 jìmò lonely; lonesome
一个人 yīgerén by oneself; alone (without company)
习惯 xíguàn habit; to be used to
张震岳-OK
zhāngzhènyuè - OK
Zhang Zhenyue - OK (song title)
寂寞很OK,一个人OK,习惯就OK。
jìmò hěn OK ,yīgèrén OK ,xíguàn jiù OK 。
Loneliness is fine, being alone is fine. It'll be ok once we're used to it.
我今天觉得自己很low。
wǒ jīntiān juéde zìjǐ hěn low 。
I feel like low-class today.
你怎么对我这么酷。
nǐ zěnme duì wǒ zhème kù 。
How could you be so cold to me.
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