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Wang Guan's Busy Day
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ID: 1741 Intermediate
This Chinese lesson chronicles a day in the life of Wang Guan, a very busy network administrator. If you deal with routers or servers much, this is a good introductory lesson for you. But a word of advice: go into this lesson with your tone hat on; it's going to give you a workout!
Fri Aug 19 2011 | Dilu, John
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|上不了网||shàngbuliǎo wǎng||to be unable to go online|
|掉线||diàoxiàn||to lose internet connection|
Wáng Guàn ，wǒ shàngbuliǎo wǎng le ，kuài lái bāng wǒ kàn kan shì shénme wèntí 。
Wang Guan, I can't get on the internet. Come over here quick and help me find out what the problem is.
hǎo de 。shì lùyóuqì de wèntí 。
OK. There's a problem with the router.
Wáng Guàn ，fúwùqì diàoxiàn le 。
Wang Guan, the server is down.
ò ，wǒ qù chóngqǐ yīxià 。
Oh, I'll go restart it.
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