Listening with Chinese and English subtitles: Blind Date (difficulty index: 2/5)

 

Chinese Script:

他们在做什么?

我们过去看看!

这是父母在帮他们的儿女们找对象。

纸上写着儿女们的信息。

在中国,父母比儿女们更着急

这是一个“找对象的市场”

人来人往

上面写着“北京工作大连籍孩子专区”

树上也挂着一些找对象的广告。

草地上也放着一些广告。

最后,我们看看这几个一直在旁边锻炼的人。

他们在玩鞭子。

 

Pinyin and Chinese Script:

Ta1men zai4 zuo4 shen2me?

他们在做什么?

 

Wo3men guo4qu kan4kan

我们过去看看!

 

Zhe4 shi4 fu4mu3 zai4 bang1 ta1men de er2nv3men zhao3 dui4xiang4

这是父母在帮他们的儿女们找对象。

 

Zai4 zhi3 shang xie3zhe er2nv3men de xin4xi1

纸上写着儿女们的信息。

 

Zai4 Zhong1guo2, fu4mu3 bi3 er2nv3men geng4 zhao2ji2

在中国,父母比儿女们更着急

 

Zhe4 shi4 yi2 ge “zhao3 dui4xiang4 de shi4chang3”

这是一个“找对象的市场”

 

Ren2 lai2 ren2 wang3

人来人往

 

Shang4mian xie3zhe “Bei3jing1 gong1zuo4 Da4lian2 ji2 hai2zi zhuan1qu1”

上面写着“北京工作大连籍孩子专区”

 

Shu4 shang ye3 gua4 zhe yi4xie1 zhao3 dui4xiang4 de guang3gao4

树上也挂着一些找对象的广告。

 

Cao3di4 shang ye3 fang4 zhe yi4xie1 guang3gao4

草地上也放着一些广告。

 

Zui4hou4, wo3men kan4kan zhe4 ji3 ge yi4zhi2 zai4 pang2bian1 duan4lian4 de ren2

最后,我们看看这几个一直在旁边锻炼的人。

 

Ta1men zai4 wan2 bian1zi

他们在玩鞭子。

 

Chinese, Pinyin and English script:

Ta1men zai4 zuo4 shen2me?

他们在做什么?

What are they doing?

 

Wo3men guo4qu kan4kan

我们过去看看!

Let’s go and have a look!

 

Zhe4 shi4 fu4mu3 zai4 bang1 ta1men de er2nv3men zhao3 dui4xiang4

这是父母在帮他们的儿女们找对象。

It’s that the parents are helping their sons and daughters find the marriage partners.

 

Zai4 zhi3 shang xie3zhe er2nv3men de xin4xi1

纸上写着儿女们的信息。

On the paper, it was written the information of sons and daughters.

 

Zai4 Zhong1guo2, fu4mu3 bi3 er2nv3men geng4 zhao2ji2

在中国,父母比儿女们更着急

In China, Parents are more anxious than their sons and daughters.

 

Zhe4 shi4 yi2 ge “zhao3 dui4xiang4 de shi4chang3”

这是一个“找对象的市场”

This is a “finding marriage partners market”

 

Ren2 lai2 ren2 wang3

人来人往

People coming and going

 

Shang4mian xie3zhe “Bei3jing1 gong1zuo4 Da4lian2 ji2 hai2zi zhuan1qu1″

上面写着“北京工作大连籍孩子专区”

It was written,”Working in Bejing, Dalian Children’s special area”

 

Shu4 shang ye3 gua4 zhe yi4xie1 zhao3 dui4xiang4 de guang3gao4

树上也挂着一些找对象的广告。

On the tree, hanging some advertisement of finding marriage partners

 

Cao3di4 shang ye3 fang4 zhe yi4xie1 guang3gao4

草地上也放着一些广告。

On the grass, there are some ads too.

 

Zui4hou4, wo3men kan4kan zhe4 ji3 ge yi4zhi2 zai4 pang2bian1 duan4lian4 de ren2

最后,我们看看这几个一直在旁边锻炼的人。

At the end, Let’s look at these people who are doing exercise beside.

 

Ta1men zai4 wan2 bian1zi

他们在玩鞭子。

They are playing whips.

 

Word list:

  • 过去guò ]
    (in the) past; former; previous; to go over; to pass by
    我们过去看看!
  • 父母 ]
    father and mother; parents
    这是父母在帮他们的儿女们找对象。
  • 找对象zhǎo duì xiàng]
    to seek a marriage partner; looking for a mate
    这是父母在帮他们的儿女们找对象。
  • zhe]
    aspect particle indicating action in progress
    纸上写着儿女们的信息。
  • 着急zháo ]
    to worry; to feel anxious; Taiwan pr. [zhao1 ji2]
    在中国,父母比儿女们更着急
  • 市场shì chǎng]
    marketplace; market (also in abstract)
    这是一个“找对象的市场”
  • 人来人往rén lái rén wǎng]
    many people coming and going (idiom)
    人来人往
  • 专区zhuān ]
    special district; prefecture
    上面写着“北京工作大连籍孩子专区”
  • 草地cǎo ]
    lawn; meadow; sod; turf; Classifiers: 
    草地上也放着一些广告。
  • 广告guǎng gào]
    to advertise; a commercial; advertisement; Classifiers: 
    草地上也放着一些广告。
  • 最后zuì hòu]
    final; last; finally; ultimate
    最后,我们看看这几个一直在旁边锻炼的人。
  • 锻炼duàn liàn]
    to engage in physical exercise; to work out; to toughen; to temper; to toughen; to temper; to engage in physical exercise; to work out; (fig.) to develop one’s skills; to train oneself
    最后,我们看看这几个一直在旁边锻炼的人。

鞭子 [ biān zi]
whip; Classifiers: 
他们在玩鞭子。

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