January 6

The Missing Donkey

少了一頭驢 The Missing Donkey

小小趕著十頭驢,他一邊走,一邊數:Xiao-xiao was driving a herd of donkeys.  While walking, he counted them:

一二三四五六七八九十。“On, two, three, four, five, six, seven, eight, nine, and ten.”

小小走累了,他騎上一頭驢。小小數Xiao-xiao was too tired to walk, so he got on one of the donkeys and counted again,

一二三四五六七八九—-One, two, three, four, five, six, seven, eight, nine—-
哎呀!不好了!少了一頭驢。“Oh-no! A donkey is missing.”

小小急得跳下來,他又數:Xiao-xiao panicked and jumped off the donkey.  He then counted again:

一二三四五六七八九 十。嗯!沒錯!Hmm,  It’s correct, he said.

小小騎上驢,他再數:Xiao-xiao got on the donkey’s back again.  He counted one last time.

二三四五六七八九—One, two, three, four, five, six, seven, eight, nine—-

哎呀!怎麽又少了一頭?“Oh-no! A donkey is missing again.”

這是怎麽一回事兒?What on earth is going on? Continue reading

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January 6

I like

我喜歡 I like

我喜歡和奶奶在一起, 坐在樹下聽風聲。
I like to be with grandmother, sitting underneath the tree listening to the sound of the wind.
我喜歡和爺爺在一起,蹲在河邊看魚蝦。
I like to be with my grandfather, crouching (squat) by the river watching the fish shrimp.
我喜歡和爸爸在一起,躺在草地上數星星。
I like to be with father, lying in the grass counting the stars.
我喜歡和媽媽在一起,躲在被窩裏說悄悄話。
I like to be with mother, hiding in the quilt saying secrets.

I like

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