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Prostitution plagues China’s budget hotels

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Chinese you need: impact:影响(yǐng xiǎng ) investigation :调查(diào chá ) sex workers :性工作者(xìng gōng zuò zhě) prostitution:卖淫(mài yín) presence :出席(chū xí) cards :卡片(kǎ piàn ) cosmetics:化妆品(huà zhuāng pǐn) chicken head:鸡头(jī tóu ) distributors :分销(fèn xiāo ) guarantee:保证(bǎo zhèng ) budget:廉价(lián jià )[......]

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Breaking news

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besieged:围攻(wéi gōng ) transformation:转型(zhuǎn xíng ) circumstances:环境(huán jìng ) tribulations:苦难(kǔ nàn ) atmosphere :气氛(qì fēn ) muckraking:丑闻(chǒu wén ) stagnation:不景气( bù jǐng qì) departments:部门(bù mén ) observations:观察(guān chá ) journalists:记者(jì zhě ) recruit :招募(zhāo mù ) credibility:可靠(kě kào ) supervision:监督(jiān dū )[......]

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Truth in trivia

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trivia:琐事(suǒ shì ) resonate:共鸣(gòng míng ) ambiance:格调(gé diào ) revivals:复兴(fù xìng ) achievement:成就(chéng jiù ) script :手稿(shǒu gǎo ) actors :男演员(nán yǎn yuán ) audiences:观众(guān zhòng ) power :权力(quán lì ) cherished:珍爱(zhēn ài )[......]

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Group sex: a moral battleground

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taboo:禁忌(jìnjì) criminal :罪犯(zuìfàn) punishments:处罚(chǔfá) abolishment:废止(fèizhǐ) conviction :定罪(dìngzuì) interpretation:解释(jiěshì) proposal:提议(tíyì) hooliganism:暴力(bàolì)[......]

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Cinema romance

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cinemas:电影院(diànyǐngyuàn ) frustration :挫折(cuòzhé ) puppy:小狗(xiǎogǒu ) terminal :终点(zhōngdiǎn ) ceremony:典礼(diǎnlǐ ) dagger:匕首(bǐshǒu ) audience :观众(guānzhòng ) extramarital relationships:婚外恋(hūnwàiliàn ) confidence:信心( xìnxīn )[......]

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Eat everything

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disgust :厌恶(yàn wù ) exchange:交换(jiāo huàn ) snacks:小吃(xiǎo chī ) impression:印象(yìn xiàng ) attention:注意(zhù yì ) scorpions:蝎子(xiē zǐ ) situation:境遇(jìng yù ) audience:观众(guān zhòng ) liquor:酒水(jiǔ shuǐ )[......]

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Laughing out loud

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tickle:咯吱(gē zhī ) broadcast:广播(guǎng bō ) collision:碰撞(pèng zhuàng ) audience:观众(guān zhòng ) sketches :素描(sù miáo ) negotiate:谈判(tán pàn ) directors :导演(dǎo yǎn ) mentors:顾问(gù wèn ) appearance:登台(dēng tái )[......]

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Jumping through visa hoops

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Exit-Entry:出入境的 (chūrùjìng de) Visa :签证 (qiānzhèng) Permit :许可 (xǔkě) Strengthen :加强 (jiāqiáng) Requirement :要求 (yāoqiú) State Council :国务院 (guówùyuàn) Exchange :交流 (jiāoliú) Expire :过期 (guòqī) Application :申请 (shēnqǐng) Commerce :商务 (shāngwù) Population :人口 (rénkǒu) Complex :复杂的 (fùzá de) Emergency :紧急事件 (jǐnjíshìjiàn)[......]

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Survey says smoking ban not enforced

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Survey:调查 (diàochá) Reveal :揭示 (jiēshì) Ban :禁令 (jìnlìng) Observe :观察 (guānchá) Commission :委员会 (wěiyuánhuì) Enforcement :执行 (zhíxíng) Region :地区 (dìqū) Slack :疏忽的 (shūhū de) Alert :警示 (jǐngshì) Smoking :吸烟 (xīyān) Specific :具体的 (jùtǐ de) Admit :承认 (chéngrèn) Cigarette :香烟 (xiāngyān) Tobacco :烟草 (yāncǎo) Passive :被动的 (bèidòng de)[......]

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