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Understanding Measure Words (量词) Posted by on Jan 1, 2011

When I taught English in China, one of the easiest lectures was on English articles, i.e. the, a and an. However, when discussing the use of “this” 这 and “that” 那, some problems would arise. Some students would say things like: “this the ball is red” or “that a school is where I study”. At…

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