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ID: 4030 Intermediate
In this lesson, we learn about making plans for the summer holidays in order to avoid the heat, but also changing your plans at the last moment. Find out why they plan to go to the southern hemisphere, and what the reason is for changing their minds.
Tue Sep 05 2017 | Fiona Tian, Gwilym
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wǒmen shàngcì bùshì jìhuà xiàtiān lǚxíng yào qù Àozhōu ma ？
Didn't we plan last time to go travelling in Australia this summer?
shì a ，wǒ zuótiān yǐjīng kāishǐ kàn jīpiào gēn fàndiàn le ，zěnmele ma ？
Yeah, I already started looking at air fares and hotels, what of it?
wǒ yīzhí zài xiǎng ，xiàtiān bù jiù yīnggāi qù yǒu yángguāng de dìfang ma ？nánbànqiú nà shíhou shì dōngtiān ...
I've been thinking, shouldn't we go somewhere sunny in summer? It is winter in the southern hemisphere at that time...
zhè jiàn shì bùshì shàngcì jiù tǎolùn guò le ？shì nǐ shuō yào qù nánbànqiú bìshǔ de 。
Didn't we discuss this last time? It was you that said you wanted to go to the southern hemisphere to escape the heat.
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