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We Need to Discuss My Allowance
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ID: 2717 Intermediate
At some point you need to become financially independent and stop taking handouts from your parents. In todays lesson you'll learn lots of useful money related terms that many intermediate will find useful.
Tue Jun 23 2015 | Gwilym, Fiona Tian
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|付不起||fùbuqǐ||to be unable to afford|
zhè jiàn yīfu hǎohǎokàn ò ，ng4 ？jiàqian xiě zài nǎ ？è ，hǎo guì ，suànle 。
That dress looks really great, huh? Where is the price? Eh... it's really expensive, forget it.
méiguānxi ，nǐ nándé huílai ，bàba bāng nǐ mǎi 。
It's OK, you don't come home often, I'll buy it for you.
bùyòng la ！wǒ yǐjīng kāishǐ dǎgōng le ，mǎi yīfu de qián ，wǒ kěyǐ zìjǐ fù 。
Don't worry about it! I've already started working part time, I can pay for my own clothes.
kěshì nǐ búshì shuō zhè jiàn yīfu tài guì ma ？nǐzìjǐ fùbuqǐ ，bàba kěyǐ mǎi gěi nǐ ā 。
But didn't you say that the dress was too expensive? If you can't afford it, your dad can buy it for you.
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