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Your Mandarin Is Really Good!

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ID: 1986 Newbie
No matter where you are in China, Chinese people will be lavishing praise on you the moment you're able to utter even a simple "hello" or "thank you" in barely distinguishable Chinese. It's important to know how to deflect this politely (your Chinese companion will often expect you to!). Listen to today's newbie lesson to learn how!
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你的 nǐ de your
hǎo good
nǐ de pǔtōnghuà zhēn hǎo 。
Your Mandarin is really good.
nǎli nǎli 。
You flatter me.
nǐ xué le duō jiǔ ?
How long have you been studying?
wǒ xué le bàn nián 。
I've been studying for half a year.
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