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New Practical Chinese Reader Volume 3

礼轻情意重 (lǐ qīng qíng yì zhòng)

"It's not the gift that counts, but the thought behind it."

节日

festival

准备

to prepare

月饼

moon cake

水果

fruit

啤酒

beer

赏 (shǎng)

to admire; to enjoy

纪念品 (jì niàn pǐn)

souvenir

希望

to hope / hope

毛笔

writing brush

文房四宝 (wén fáng sì bǎo)

the four treasures of the study

之一

one of

名牌

brand

书法

calligraphy

围巾

scarf

to put on; to wear

那么

so; like that

to receive; to accept

小意思

small token present

干杯

Cheers!

月亮(yuè liang)

moon

中秋节

Mid-Autumn Festival

春节

Spring Festival

不过

however; but

称赞 (chēng zàn)

to praise; to acclaim; to commend; to compliment

表示 (biǎo shì)

to express / to show / to say / to state / to indicate

感谢

to thank

尊重 (zūn zhòng)

to respect; to value

得到 (dé dào)

to get / to obtain / to receive

惊喜

pleasant surprise

别人

other people

一般

typically, normally, generally

重要

important

友谊

friendship

担心

to worry

特色

characteristic; distinguishing feature

唐朝 (táng cháo)

Tang Dynasty

古代

ancient times

神话

myth

月宫

the Lunar Palace

仙女

fairy, female immortal

原来

formerly; originally

人间

the human world; earth

闻 (wén)

to smell

皇宫 (huáng gōng)

palace

醒 (xǐng)

to wake up / to be awake

团聚(tuán jù)

to reunite; to gather together

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