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[EN/ES SUB] 新环境 ( 不是…就是… ) | Chinese Sentence Patterns Stories | HSK 3/4

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[EN/ES SUB] 小张的故事 (1) | Slow Chinese Stories for Beginners | Chinese Listening Practice HSK 1/2

小张今年二十八岁。Xiǎo zhāng jīnnián èrshíbā suì. – Xiao Zhang is 28 years old [this year].

他不是北京人,但是住在北京。Tā bùshì běijīng rén, dànshì zhù zài běijīng. – He is not from Beijing, but he lives in Beijing.

他在北京的一家大公司工作。Tā zài běijīng de yījiā dà gōngsī gōngzuò. – He works for a big company in Beijing.

六年前,小张第一次来北京旅游。Liù nián qián, xiǎo zhāng dì yī cì lái běijīng lǚyóu. – Six years ago, Xiao Zhang travelled for the first time to Beijing.

北京有很多好吃的, 好玩儿的。Běijīng yǒu hěnduō hào chī de, hǎowán er de. – There is plenty of delicious food and interesting things to do in Beijing.

他第一次来就喜欢上了北京。Tā dì yī cì lái jiù xǐhuān shàngle běijīng. – From the first visit, he already liked Beijing.

回到家,他想去北京找工作。Huí dàojiā, tā xiǎng qù běijīng zhǎo gōngzuò. – When he back home, he wanted to go to Beijing to look for work.

他姐姐的同学住在北京。Tā jiějiě de tóngxué zhù zài běijīng. – His sister’s classmate lived in Beijing.

她姓张, 在北京的一家大公司工作。Tā xìng zhāng, zài běijīng de yījiā dà gōngsī gōngzuò. – Her last name was Zhang, and she worked for a large company in Beijing.

她告诉小张,公司需要一个会说英语的人。Tā gàosù xiǎo zhāng, gōngsī xūyào yīgè huì shuō yīngyǔ de rén. – She told Xiao Zhang that the company needed a person who spoke English.

因为小张的英语很好,所以他可以去那儿工作。Yīnwèi xiǎo zhāng de yīngyǔ hěn hǎo, suǒyǐ tā kěyǐ qù nà’er gōngzuò. – Xiao Zhang spoke English very well, he was able to go there to where.

一个星期后, 小张买了一张飞北京的机票。Yīgè xīngqí hòu, xiǎo zhāng mǎile yī zhāng fēi běijīng de jīpiào. – A week later, Xiao Zhang bought a plane ticket to Beijing.

就这样, 他开始了北京的生活。Jiù zhèyàng, tā kāishǐle běijīng de shēnghuó. – This way, he began his life in Beijing.

他在这儿认识了很多新朋友。Tā zài zhè’er rènshíle hěnduō xīn péngyǒu. – He met many friends here.

每天都过得很开心。Měitiān dū guò dé hěn kāixīn. – Every day he had a great time.

北京太大了,而且房租很贵。Běijīng tài dàle, érqiě fángzū hěn guì. – Beijing is very big, and the rent price is very expensive.

他住得离公司很远。Tā zhù dé lí gōngsī hěn yuǎn. – He lived far from his company.

每天都要花很长时间上下班。Měitiān dū yào huā hěn cháng shíjiān shàng xiàbān. – It took a lot of time each day to go to work and get back from work.

小张正在和同事一起找房子。Xiǎo zhāng zhèngzài hé tóngshì yīqǐ zhǎo fángzi. – Xiao Zhang is currently looking for a house with a coleague.

他们希望住得离公司近一些。Tāmen xīwàng zhù dé lí gōngsī jìn yīxiē. – They want to live closer to the company.

这样每天早上可以多睡一个小时。Zhèyàng měitiān zǎoshang kěyǐ duō shuì yīgè xiǎoshí. – So every morning they can sleep an extra hour.

他们的新房子不大,但是离公司很近。Tāmen de xīn fángzi bù dà, dànshì lí gōngsī hěn jìn. – Their new house is not big, but it is close to the company.

他们每个人都有一个房间。Tāmen měi gèrén dōu yǒu yīgè fángjiān. – Each has his own room.

每人每月付一半房租。Měi rén měi yuè fù yībàn fángzū. – Each pays half of the monthly rent.

现在,他每天早上七点起床。Xiànzài, tā měitiān zǎoshang qī diǎn qǐchuáng. – Now, he gets up every morning at 7 am.

下午六点回家。Xiàwǔ liù diǎn huí jiā. – He returns home at 6 pm.

因为有了更多的休息时间,他可以看书, 踢足球, 做很多喜欢的事情。Yīnwèi yǒule gèng duō de xiūxí shíjiān, tā kěyǐ kànshū, tī zúqiú, zuò hěnduō xǐhuān de shìqíng. – As he has more time to rest, he can read, play soccer and do many things he likes.

因为他每天都运动,所以他的身体更好了。Yīnwèi tā měitiān dū yùndòng, suǒyǐ tā de shēntǐ gèng hǎole. – As he exercises every day, so his body is healthier.

虽然他每天都有很多工作,要工作好几个小时,但是他一点儿也不觉得累。Suīrán tā měitiān dū yǒu hěnduō gōngzuò, yào gōngzuò hǎojǐ gè xiǎoshí, dànshì tā yīdiǎn er yě bù juédé lèi. – Although he has a lot of work every day and he works for many hours, he doesn’t feel tired at all.

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