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A Chinese Moment: The Difference between “一下(yíxià)” and “一会儿(yíhuìr)”

Aug. 20, 2014

Please choose the correct answer to fill in the blanks.

Rose:  Jack  lái le ma?
Rose:Jack  来 了 吗?

Rose: Has Jack come?

Zhāng Wěi : Wǒ kàn ___. Tā hái méi lái.
张        伟:  我    看___。 他 还   没  来。

Zhang Wei: Let me have a look. No, he hasn’t come.

Rose:  Hǎode, wǒ děnɡ ___.
Rose:好的, 我  等___。

Rose:  OK. I will wait for him for a while.

A. 一下(yíxià), 一会儿(yíhuìr)

B.  一会儿(yíhuìr), 一下(yíxià)

C. 一会儿(yíhuìr), 一会儿(yíhuìr)

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