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Want To Lose Weight?

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ID: 2610 Newbie
It's that time of the year when you step on the scales and realise you have piled on the pounds. But don't worry. You have a whole year to drop that extra tire. Listen to this lesson and learn all about losing weight in Mandarin Chinese.
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怎么 zěnme how/why
de particle used after verb: Linking it to the following phrase indicating degree of
这么 zhème this much
shǎo less/little
Jiājia ,nǐ zěnme chī de zhème shǎo ?
Jia Jia, why are you eating so little?
wǒ nán péngyou shuō wǒ tài pàng le ,wǒ hǎo nánguò 。
My boyfriend said I'm too fat. I'm so upset.
nǐ xiǎng jiǎnféi ma ?
Do you want to lose weight?
xiǎng ā !kěshì jiǎnféi hǎo nán 。
I do! But losing weight is so difficult.
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