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Dialogue 2012-01-05 Spring Festival travel rush

01-05-2012 20:32 BJT

 
Getting a train ticket for the journey home is the wish of hundreds of millions of Chinese people. But to getting a train ticket during the Spring festival travel rush, this is no easy task. As 2012 comes, China’s Spring Festival travel rush is due to kick off. The 2012 Spring Festival travel period is expected to last 40 days, beginning January 8th, and ending on February 16th. To cope with the coming rush, the country’s railway system has launched online ticket-booking and a real-name ticket purchasing system, which requires passengers to provide their ID numbers when buying tickets.
Polls     ?¨Total Votes??Loading??
1.Are you going home before Chinese News Year?
A. Yes
B. No
C. I haven??t decided yet.
2.Will you go home by train?
A. Sadly, yes
B. No, I??ll go home by bus
C. No, I??ll go home by plane
D. No, I??ll drive my car going home
E. No, I??ll go home by ship
3.How will you buy the train ticket?
A. To purchase online
B. To book my ticket by phone and go get it at the booth
C. To go to the booth without booking
D. Buy scalped ticket
4.Did you buy train ticket online?
A. Yes, I got tickets online.
B. I tried, but I could not get my ticket. What??s the problem with its system?!
C. No, but I will try to buy ticket online.
D. No, and I do not want to try it.

Dialogue 2012-01-05 Spring Festival travel rush

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Host: Tian Wei

Tian Wei

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Professor Wen Tiejun, Renmin Universtiy

Professor Patrick Chovanec, Tsinghua University

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