GWC 5.7.2 (Text with pinyin)
In the classroom. Faye and her classmates are talking about a badminton match.
(Zuótiān de bǐsài nǐmen kànle ma? )
Did you watch yesterday's competition?
(Shénme bǐsài? )
(Yǔmáoqiú sài, yìnní duì duì zhōngguó duì. )
Badminton, Indonesia vs. China.
(Shì dāndǎ háishì shuāngdǎ? )
Was it singles, or doubles?
(Shì nánzǐ dāndǎ, háishì juésài. )
It was men's singles, and was also the finals.
(Nà yīdìng fēicháng jīngcǎi. )
Must have been very exciting.
(Zuótiān de bǐsài wǒ yě kànle. Yìnní duì yǔmáoqiú dǎ dé bùcuò, )
I also watch yesterday's game, the Indonesian Badminton team didn't play badly.
(Bùguò zhōngguó duì dǎ de yě hěn hǎo. )
But the Chinese team also played very well.
(Shuí dǎ de gèng hǎo? )
Who was better?
(Yìnní duì dǎ de bǐ zhōngguó duì hǎo. )
I think Indonesian team played better than the Chinese team.
(Wǒ juéde zhè liǎng gè duì shuǐpíng chàbùduō. )
I think these two teams were about the same.
(Zuìhòu shuí yíngle? )
Who won at the end? What was the score?
(Jǐ bǐ jǐ? Zhōngguó duì yíngle. 2 Bǐ 1. )
Chinese team won. 2 to 1.