Sample Sentences

这个政治面貌什么
zhège“zhèngzhìmiànmào”shì shénme?
What are “political affiliations”?

Intermediate

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当然北京中国首都也是中国政治中心
dāngrán,Běijīng shì Zhōngguó de shǒudū,yě shì Zhōngguó de zhèngzhì zhōngxīn。
Of course. Beijing is the Capital of China, and the political center of China.

Elementary

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不会这个政治
bù huì ba?nǐ lián zhège dōu wàng le!zhèngzhì kè。
What the heck? You can't even remember that! It's politics.

Upper-Intermediate

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不是吧没想到这么关心政治
bù shì ba?méixiǎngdào nǐ zhème guānxīn zhèngzhì。
Are you serious? I didn't know that you cared so much about politics.

Upper-Intermediate

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柳如是喜欢穿着儒服男性谈论政治明朝灭亡自杀殉国
liǔrúshì xǐhuan chuān zhe rúfú yǔ nánxìng tánlùn zhèngzhì,Míngcháo mièwáng hòu,tā zìshā xùnguó。
Liu Ru Shi liked to wear outfits which male scholars would wear and debate politics. When the Ming dynasty ended, she ended her life for her country.

Intermediate

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同学们今天思想政治课你们怎么举手
tóngxuémen,jīntiān de sīxiǎngzhèngzhìkè ne,ái,nǐmen zěnme dōu jǔshǒu le?
Students, for our political ideology class today – hey, why do you all have your hands up?

Advanced

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看来政治还是很有研究不愧记者
kànlai nǐ duì zhèngzhì háishì hěnyǒu yánjiū de,bùkuì shì dāng jìzhě de ā。
It seems like you are quite well-versed in politics, it's no wonder you're a journalist.

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乐观报纸上全球经济政治造成影响情况让人担心担心
nǐ hái zhēn lèguān,wǒ kàn bàozhǐ shàng dōu zài tán zhè jiàn shì duì quánqiújīngjì、zhèngzhì zàochéng de yǐngxiǎng,dōu shuō qíngkuàng hěn luàn,ràngrén dānxīn,nǐ dōu bù dānxīn?
You're really looking on the bright side there. In the paper I read that they said this would have an impact on the global economy and international politics. They said the situation is a bit of a mess and quite worrying. You're not worried?

Intermediate

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大学校风特别鼓励学生独立思考北大好像政治感觉比较复旦比较自由小资
liǎng ge dàxué xiàofēng dōu hěn hǎo,dōu tèbié gǔlì xuésheng dúlì sīkǎo。dàn Běidà hǎoxiàng shì zhèngzhì de gǎnjué bǐjiào nóng,ér Fùdàn bǐjiào zìyóu hé xiǎozī。
The school atmosphere at both universities is very good, with both encouraging independent thought from their students. Beijing University, however, seems to have a bit more of a political atmosphere; while Fudan is a little more liberal and yuppie.

Upper-Intermediate

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实现自己的政治抱负辅佐君主建立井井有条国家怎么
wǒ xiǎng shíxiàn zìjǐ de zhèngzhì bàofù,wǒ yào fǔzuǒ jūnzhǔ jiànlì yī ge jǐngjǐngyǒutiáo de guójiā,gāi zěnme zuò ne?
I want to realize my own political aspirations. I want to assist a monarch in creating a methodical and systematic country. How do I do that?

Advanced

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好像美国大使收养中国女孩自己好几个孩子还要收养孩子不是出于政治目的
hǎoxiàng Měiguó yǒu gè dàshǐ jiù shōuyǎng le yī ge Zhōngguó nǚhái。tā zìjǐ yǒu hǎo jǐ ge háizi le,hái yào shōuyǎng háizi。nǐ shuō tā shì bùshì chūyú zhèngzhì mùdì?
I think there's an American ambassador who adopted a Chinese girl. He's got a number of his own kids and adopted a child too. Do you think there's some political motive behind this?

Upper-Intermediate

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最后谢谢评审谢谢你们愿意影片机会愿意非主流政治不正确纪录片公平竞争舞台
zuìhòu,wǒ yào xièxie píngshěn,xièxiè nǐmen yuànyì gěi zhè zhī yǐngpiàn yí gè jīhuì,yuànyì gěi zhè bù fēizhǔliú,gèng shì“zhèngzhì bú zhèngquè”de jìlù piàn yí ge gōngpíng jìngzhēng de wǔtái。
And finally, I want to thank the judges. Thank you for giving this film a chance, for giving a platform for this non-mainstream and politically incorrect documentary, to allow it a fair chance to compete.

Upper-Intermediate

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双方国家经济人民生活来说好事除了政治经济其他方面合作
wā,zhè duì shuāngfāng guójiājīngjì hé rénmín shēnghuó láishuō,dōu shì hǎoshì!chúle zhèngzhì jīngjì,qítā fāngmiàn yǒu hézuò ma?
Wow, that's a good thing both in terms of the economies of the two countries as well as the standards of living! Are they cooperating in any other aspect, except on political and economic issues?

Advanced

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福利什么的过得去不过想要往上爬不仅政治追求还要拍马老实人不会那一套东西而且还是无党派人士那里郁闷
fúlì shénme de guòdeqù la,bùguò xiǎngyào wǎng shàng pá,nǐ bùjǐn yào yǒu zhèngzhì zhuīqiú,hái yào huì pāimǎ。wǒ me lǎoshirén yī ge,bùhuì nà yī tào dōngxi,érqiě háishì ge wúdǎngpài rénshì,zài nàlǐ zuò tè yùmèn。
The benefits and stuff weren’t bad, but if you wanted to advance, you not only had to have political ambitions, you also had to be good at sucking up. I’m an honest person and no good at that kind of thing. Plus, I don’t belong to any political party. I was really unhappy there.

Upper-Intermediate

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你说的没错两岸对立双方没有好处带来政治经济多方面不利局面协同合作共同发展百利而无一害做法
nǐshuōde méicuò,liǎngàn duìlì duì shuāngfāng dōu méiyǒu hǎochu,zhī huì dàilái zhèngzhì、jīngjì děng duō fāngmiàn de bùlì júmiàn,xiétóng to collaborate,gòngtóng fāzhǎn què shì bǎilìérwúyīhài de zuòfǎ。
You're right, the opposition across the strait was of no advantage to either side, it only brought disadvantages in terms of politics, economics and others aspects. There is much to gain from working together towards joint development and nothing to lose.

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奥巴马坚定指出不能政治勾心斗角牺牲美国百姓民生同时澄清不会增加纳税已经难以承受经济重负而是通过减少现有医保体系资金浪费滥用筹集资金
Àobāmǎ jiāndìng de zhǐchū,bùnéng yīn zhèngzhì shàng de gōuxīndòujiǎo ér xīshēng Měiguó bǎixìng de mínshēng。tóngshí tā yě chéngqīng,bùhuì zēngjiā nàshuì rén yǐjīng nányǐ chéngshòu de jīngjì zhòngfù,érshì huì tōngguò jiǎnshǎo xiànyǒu yībǎo tǐxì zhōng de zījīn làngfèi hé lànyòng lái chóují zījīn。
Obama firmly pointed out that the American people's welfare cannot be sacrificed for political rivalry. At the same time, he also clarified that he wouldn't increase the taxpayers' already hard-to-bear economic burdens, but would raise funds through decreasing the present waste and misuse of funds in the health insurance system.

Upper-Intermediate

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中非关系已经超出经贸往来政治交流层面这次峰会以后中非关系进入一个战略层次
ZhōngFēi guānxi yǐjīng chāochū jīngmào wǎnglái hé zhèngzhì jiāoliú céngmiàn,zhècì fēnghuì yǐhòu,ZhōngFēi guānxi jiāng jìnrù yīgē gèng gāo de zhànlu:è céngcì。
China-Africa relations have already surpassed economic and trade exchanges and political exchanges. After this summit, China-Africa relations will enter a higher strategic level.

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七月底召开中央政治局会议准确研判形势提出就业金融投资外资外贸预期未来经济工作指明重心方向
qīyuèdǐ zhàokāi de zhōngyāngzhèngzhìjú huìyì zhǔnquè yánpàn xíngshì,tíchū wěn jiùyè、wěn jīnróng、wěn tóuzī、wěn wàizī、wěn wàimào、wěn yùqī,wèi wèilái jīngjì gōngzuò zhǐmíng zhòngxīn hé fāngxiàng。
The Central Political Bureau meeting held at the end of July had accurately assessed the situation and proposed stable employment, stable finance, stable investment, stable foreign investment, stable foreign trade, stable expectations. Among other things also pointed out the focus and direction for future economic work.

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唐朝政治社会风气比较开明时期
Tángcháo shì yī ge zhèngzhì hé shèhuì fēngqì dōu bǐjiào kāimíng de shíqī。
The Tang Dynasty period was a comparatively enlightened period politically and socially.

Upper-Intermediate

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这个简单历史课我们滚瓜烂熟五四精神就是科学民主爱国自救中国教育思想文化政治经济深远影响
hài,zhè ge jiǎndān,lìshǐkè shàng wǒmen dōu bèi de gǔnguālànshú le。Wǔsì de jīngshén jiùshì kēxué mínzhǔ,àiguó zìjiù。tā duì Zhōngguó de jiàoyù,sīxiǎng wénhuà,zhèngzhì jīngjì děng dōu yǒu shēnyuǎn de yǐngxiǎng。
Hey, that’s easy. We have to memorize it in history class so well we can say it in our sleep. The essence of the May Fourth Movement is science, democracy, patriotism and self-liberation. It had a far-reaching impact on education, ideology, culture, politics and economics in China.

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