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ID: QW0244 Intermediate
Thanks to an absolute deluge of ideas from our lovely listeners, Qing Wen is back with another highly-useful lesson. Today, we're covering one of the most useful question words out there: WHY? Learn the subtle difference in tone between the three most common words for why in Mandarin Chinese and how to use them to perfection!
Sat Mar 17 2012 | Jenny, Greg, Connie
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nǐ wèishénme xiǎng xué Zhōngwén ？
Why do you want to learn Chinese?
nǐ wèishénme bù kāi chē ？
Why don't you drive?
zhèlǐ wèishénme yào jiā “le ”a ？
Why do you have to add a "le" here?
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