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Lesson 83 听说他擅长武术 。I hear he is good at martial arts.

几年前 我 擅长 于 绘画。 Several years ago I was good at painting.
Jǐ nián qián wǒ shàncháng yú húhuà.
Several-year-ago I expert-long in draw-paint.

梁 先生 擅长 与人 交往。 Mr. Liang is good with people.
Liáng xiānsheng shàncháng yǔ rén jiāowǎng.
Liang first-born expert-long with-people make friends-towards.

听说 他 擅长 武术 。 I hear he is good at martial arts.
Tīngshuō tā shàncháng wǔshù.
Listen-hear he expert-long martial-method.

她 擅长 山水画。 She is especially good at traditional Chinese landscape painting.
Tā shàncháng shānshuǐhuà.
She expert-long mountain-water-paint.

我 不 擅长 讲 笑话。 I am not good at telling jokes.
Wǒ bú shàncháng jiǎng xiàohua.
I not expert-long tell laugh-talk.

他 不 擅长 交友。 He is no good at making friends.
Tā bú shàncháng jiāoyǒu.
He not expert-long deliver friend.

郭 小姐 很 擅长 摄影。 Ms. Guo is very good at taking photos.
Guō xiǎojiě hěn shàncháng shèyǐng.
Guo little-big-sister very expert-long collect-picture.

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