Qing Wen – 亏 Has Its Day

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Key Words/Phrases.

哇,外面下这么大的雨,幸亏我带了伞。
wā, wàimian xià zhème dà de yǔ, xìngkuī wǒ dài le sǎn.
Whoa, it’s raining so heavily outside. Fortunately I brought my umbrella.

幸亏我上个月把股票卖了,这两天跌得很厉害。
xìngkuī wǒ shàng gè yuè bǎ gǔpiào mài le, zhè liǎng tiān diē de hěn lìhai. Fortunately I sold my stocks last month. Stocks have been falling drastically recently.

今天这么堵,幸亏我早点出发,要不然肯定赶不上飞机。
jīntiān zhème dǔ, xìngkuī wǒ zǎodiǎn chūfā, yàoburán kěndìng gǎnbushàng fēijī. It’s so congested today. Fortunately I left a bit early, otherwise I definitely wouldn’t be able to catch my plane.

多亏你带了地图,我们才没有迷路。
duōkuī nǐ dài le dìtú, wǒmen cái méiyǒu mílù.
Thanks to you bringing a map, we didn’t get lost.
多亏你提醒我,要不然我肯定忘了今天是我女朋友的生日。 duōkuī nǐ tíxǐng wǒ, yàoburán wǒ kěndìng wàng le jīntiān shì wǒ nǚpéngyou de shēngrì.
Thank you for reminding me, otherwise I definitely would have forgotten today is my girlfriend’s birthday.

多亏有父母帮我照顾孩子,我才能好好工作。
duōkuī yǒu fùmǔ bāng wǒ zhàogu háizi, wǒ cái néng hǎohāo gōngzuò. Fortunately I have parents to help me take care of my child, so I can focus on work.

多亏了你的帮忙。
duōkuī le nǐ de bāngmáng.
Many thanks for your help.

多亏了大家的支持,公司才能发展得这么好。
duōkuī le dàjiā de zhīchí, gōngsī cáinéng fāzhǎn de zhème hǎo.
Thanks to everyone’s help, the company was able to develop so well.

多亏了你的推荐信,我才能很快地找到新的工作。
duōkuī le nǐ de tuījiànxìn, wǒ cái néng hěnkuài de zhǎodào xīn de gōngzuò. Thanks to your recommendation letter, I was able to quickly find a a new job.

亏你还是计算机专业的,连修个电脑都不会。
kuī nǐ háishì jìsuànjī zhuānyè de, lián xiū gè diànnǎo dōu bù huì.
It’s a good thing you’re a computer science major. You can’t even fix a computer.

亏你还是个中国人,连乒乓球都不会打。
kuī nǐ háishì gè Zhōngguórén, lián pīngpāngqiú dōu bù huì dǎ.
It’s a good thing that you’re Chinese. You can’t even play ping pong.

亏你还是个美国人,连篮球都不会打。
kuī nǐ háishì gè Měiguó rén, lián lánqiú dōu bù huì dǎ.
It’s a good thing that you’re American. You can’t even play basketball.

亏他还是个老板,这么小气。 kuī tā háishì gè lǎobǎn, zhème xiǎoqì.
It’s a good thing that he’s a boss. He’s so cheap.

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