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I Can/Can't Afford it (...得起 & ...不起) Qing Wen

I Can/Can't Afford it (...得起  & ...不起)
Amber,  Clay,Connie
QW0050
Elementary
11s

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China can stun you with prices, on the low and the high end. A Porsche in China will cost you twice the price of one back home, while a brand new Trek bike, less than 1/2. A cup of coffee can run you close to ten bucks (with no refills of course), while a DVD will cost less with a feature film on it than a blank one would from Best Buy. Like everyone else in the world, the Chinese love to talk about what they can and can't afford, yet they are just a tad more open. With this versatile pattern, you can now join in on half of the conversations in China.

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