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Growing up with Chinese Lesson 20 Homework and courses

11-12-2010 14:03 BJT

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兰兰:你们呀! 哎,小明,你们今天有体育课吗?













Xiao Ming:Oh,school's out,going home. Today was truly a black Monday!

Lan Lan:Black Monday? Why?

Mike:You don't know, Lan Lan,we overslept this morning and were late for school.

Xiao Ming:What's more,we went to class without books!

Lan Lan:You guys! Hey,Xiao Ming,did you have sports class today?

Xiao Ming:Yes,two periods of sports class. How do you know?

Lan Lan:Look how dirty you are,I knew you must have had sports class.

Mike:Lan Lan,I especially love sports class. And you? What subject do you like?

Lan Lan:Well, I like Chinese class, I don't like maths class.

Xiao Ming: Huh,I think you must like all subjects, you've got good grades in everything.

Lan Lan:Oh, alright, alright. Mike did your teacher leave homework today?

Mike:Of course,for every subject. Black Monday isn't over yet.

Lan Lan:Then come to my house to do homework?

Mike: Sure, great! What about you, Xiao Ming?

Xiao Ming:Oh homework! Mike,you go,I've got something to do.

Lan Lan: You've got something to do? What?

Xiao Ming:I…They're calling me! Hey, bro, count me in.

Language Points

睡过头 sleep in

今天 today

两节体育课 two periods of gym class

就知道 I know

喜欢 like

英语课 English class

数学课 math class

留作业 leave homework


脏 dirty

喜欢 like

上课 attend class

当然 of course

留 leave

完 finish

体育 physical education

语文 Chinese language

数学 math


言字旁 讠 语 课

Cultural Spotlight

Education in China

Grammatical Primer

1. 喜欢 like

   不喜欢 don't/doesn't like

2. 上课 attend class

   上学 attend school

3. 当然;当然了 of course


Editor:Shi Taoyang |Source: CNTV

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