Saturday, March 5, 2016

A Character a Day 说 part 3


This video will focus on two common phrases: 说好话(speak well of somebody) and 说坏话 (speak ill of somebody)



说好话 speak well of somebody, plead for mercy for somebody
我把事情搞砸了,你帮我跟老板说说好话。
搞砸 to mess something up,
I totally messed things up. Please speak well of me in front of our boss.

说坏话 speak ill of somebody 坏话 malicious words, unpleasant talk
不要在别人的背后说坏话。

Don't grumble behind others' backs.


Part 1

Part 2

Part 4