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LEARN CHINESE: SPEAKING CHINESE

Lesson 92 - I'll play it by ear. - 我将随兴之所至。

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Dialogue 1

甲: 汤姆,你将怎样度过假期呢?
jiǎ : tāng mǔ ,nǐ jiāng zěn yàng dù guò jià qī ne ?

乙: 我计划沿长江作短期旅行。
yǐ : wǒ jì huà yán cháng jiāng zuò duǎn qī lǚ xíng 。

甲: 你有没有做好旅行日程安排?
jiǎ : nǐ yǒu méi yǒu zuò hǎo lǚ xíng rì chéng ān pái

乙: 没有。我到那儿之后再看情形而定。
yǐ : méi yǒu 。wǒ dào nà er zhī hòu zài kàn qíng xíng ér dìng 。

甲: 有时这样更有趣。
jiǎ :yǒu shí zhè yàng gèng yǒu qù 。

乙: 我也这么想。
yǐ : wǒ yě zhè me xiǎng 。


A: Tom, how will you spend your holiday.
B: I plan to make a short journey along the Yangtze River.
A: Do you have an itinerary for your trip.
B: No. I'll play it by ear when I get there.
A: Sometimes that's more fun.
B: I think so, too.

 

Dialogue 2

甲:唐纳德,你准备好开幕式的讲演稿了吗?
jiǎ : táng nà dé ,nǐ zhǔn bèi hǎo kāi mù shì de jiǎng yǎn gǎo le ma ?

乙: 还没有。
yǐ : hái méi yǒu 。

甲: 你紧张吗?
jiǎ : nǐ jǐn zhāng ma ?

乙: 不,我会即兴发挥 。
yǐ : bù ,wǒ huì jí xìng fā huī 。

甲: 会即兴发挥 。你难道不担心?
jiǎ :huì jí xìng fā huī 。nǐ nán dào bù dān xīn ?

乙:不,我对在众人面前讲演很有信心。
yǐ :bù ,wǒ duì zài zhòng rén miàn qián jiǎng yǎn hěn yǒu xìn xīn 。

 

A: Donald are you ready for the speech at the opening ceremony?
B: Not yet.
A: Are you nervous?
B: No, I'll play it by ear.
A: Play it by ear? Aren't you worried about it?
B: No, I'm confident speaking in front of people.

 

Dialogue 3

甲: 约翰,你昨天没去开会。你怎么跟老板解释呢?
jiǎ :yuēhàn ,nǐ zuó tiān méiqù kāi huì。nǐ zěn megēnlǎo bǎn jiěshì ne?

乙: 我不知道。他会开除我的。
yǐ :wǒ bùzhīdào 。tā huìkāi chú wǒ de。

甲: 别担心。试着去说服他。
jiǎ :biédānxīn 。shì zheqù shuìfútā。

乙: 好吧。我随机应变吧。
yǐ :hǎobɑ。wǒ suí jī yìngbiàn bɑ。

A: John, you didn't attend the meeting yesterday. How will you explain it to your boss?
B: I don't know. He will fire me.
A: Never mind. Yry to convince him.
B: All right. I'll play it by ear.

 

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