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小太监进宫四 Advanced

822957078 Like climbing Mt Everest...certainly not as common tho  
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Borrowing Money From a Friend Elementary

BettyZheng 不知道方便吗 is a 'yes-no' question since it can be translated into 'I am not sure(不知道)you're available or not(方便吗)'. The clause is the 'yes-no' question. And it's an alternative to 不知道方不方便. And, in this case, people use the same sentence structures in China as well...
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Five ways of seeing: 看、见、看见、看到、看出 Qing Wen

mil_ka Thank you so much!!!!  
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Lesson 5 - Hungry Washer Newbie

IvanMartynow232 谢谢
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Mainland & Taiwan Lingo: Transportation Qing Wen

297807546 YEEEEEEEEEEET!!!!!!!!
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Animal Proverbs: Perform like a workhorse Intermediate

BeccaChu Hi, I really appreciate your comment, thank you so much! 
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More customers please! Elementary

BeccaChu Glad that you liked it!
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Character mind map: 客 guest Elementary

BeccaChu Hello,  Sorry about that. This exercise doesn't include dictation or multiple choice since there aren't expansion sentences.
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Animal Proverbs: Don't Force That Bull To Drink Intermediate

BeccaChu I'm glad it's so helpful for you!
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Grumpy Bus Driver Newbie

BeccaChu Hi Yingyue,  You're right! That's a very interesting suggestion, thanks!
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Animal Proverbs: Eat like a dragon, work like a worm Intermediate

BeccaChu Hi Thomas, I'm so glad you like this lesson! Be sure to check out other episodes in Animal proverb series: https://www.chinesepod.com/explore?search=animal%20proverbs 
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How to use ba 吧 Pre Intermediate

BeccaChu Great to hear!
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I am very good at cooking Newbie

BeccaChu That's great to hear!
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Character Mind Map: 上 up Elementary

BeccaChu Hi Susanna,  Good eye! We have fixed it:)
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What do you do for a living? Newbie

BeccaChu Hi Natalie, Yes in this case, you can say [nín zuò shénme de]. It's just a colloquial way of saying this sentence and it would not change its meaning by omitting [shì].  
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Animal Proverbs: The weasel wishes the chicken a good year Intermediate

BeccaChu That's great to hear!
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Character mind map:下 down Elementary

BeccaChu Hi Joey, Stay tuned for more episodes from Character mind map series!
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3 ways to use mei 没 Pre Intermediate

BeccaChu Glad that you like it!
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Master, I'll be late Newbie

BeccaChu Hello! 了 is used as a particle when you want to express an action is completed, but it doesn't necessarily mean that it happened in the past. In this case, the sentence structure 要...了means something is going to be completed soon, in other words, something is...
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Animal Proverbs - Hit the snake 7 inches below its head Intermediate

BeccaChu Hi Raymond,  This is one of the reasons why I like proverbs and idioms so much! They are like bite-sized wisdom quotes are you can always learn a lot from them. Stay tuned for more proverb lessons!