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It is a shame.

editor  15-01-30 17:18

Language:中文 pin yin English

故事 Story
Zhou Tao: Where are you going tomorrow?
Mary: I want to go to the museum, could you be my guide?
Zhou Tao: I know very little about things in the museum, I am afraid I will not be much help to you.
Mary: We are in the same situation, you won’t lose face going with me.
词语注释 Note
打算: (dǎsuàn) v. to plan
博物馆: (bówùguǎn) n. museum
导游: (dǎoyóu) n. big mouth
丢人: (diūrén) v. to lose face
熟悉: (shúxi) v. be familiar with
语言点 Language Point
1. 打算
“打算” means somebody has a plan in mind and wants to do something. It can be used as a verb or a noun.
例如 (for example):
① 我打算下个星期回趟家。
I plan to go home next week.
② 明天是周末,你有什么打算?。
Tomorrow is the weekend, what plans do you have?

2. 丢人
“丢人”  means somebody feels embarrassed because of doing something wrong. It can also be said as “丢脸.”
例如 (for example):
It is really a shame that I can’t answer his questions.
② 他考试的时候竟然作弊,真是丢人。
He cheated during the exam, which is really a shame.



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