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ID: 4059 Elementary
In this lesson, we teach you some words to do with items commonly brought on flights that are not allowed through security. Learn some key Chinese vocabulary to do with airport security and arguing with security.
Wed Dec 06 2017 | Fiona Tian, Gwilym
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|不行||bùxíng||won't do; be out of the question; be no good|
|更||gèng||more; even more; further|
|行李||xíngli||luggage, CL: 件|
zhǐjiajiǎn kěyǐ shàng fēijī ma ？bù jiān de 。
Can I take my nail clippers on the plane with me? They’re not sharp.
bù kěyǐ ，zhǐjiajiǎn yě háishi jiǎndāo 。
No, nail clippers are still a kind of cutting blade.
nà dǎhuǒjī yě bùxíng ？
So are lighters not allowed either?
gèng bùxíng ，dōu děi tuōyùn 。
Those are even worse, you have to stow them in your checked luggage.
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