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Useful Chinese I picked up while in China

By Confused Laowai | Date: August 3rd, 2011 | Category: Culture

While travelling I picked up really useful Chinese. For some expats and other laowai these might be obvious, but I found this to be very useful. 打包 (dǎbāo) – Take Away With my girlfriend we’d often go to the Xiamen University canteens and order some delicious noodles, but because it was so ridiculously hot, we’d often get takeaways to go sit in air conditioned dorm rooms. I used this numerous times, from fast food to […]