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Using “半(bàn)” to indicate time

May. 6, 2014

We have published four issues of newsletter in April 2014. Have you read all of them? Let’s see how much you have learned from this month’s issues!

Please choose the correct answer to fill in the blank.

Zhāng Wěi: Linda, nǐ chūchāi xūyào jǐ tiān?
张        伟: Linda, 你 出差     需要  几 天?

Linda: ____.
Linda: ____。

A. 三天半(Sān tiān bàn)

B. 三个半天(Sān ge bàn tiān)

C. 三半天(Sān bàn tiān)

Not sure about the answer? No worries, please review the article How Do You Say “One and A Half Hours?” to find the answer!

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