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"Be careful when you cross the road."

Translation:小心过马路!

June 9, 2018

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/wgss.ca

this is wrong! It literally means be careful of the word "crossing road"


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/KX3.

It's sort of a Chinese set phrase.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Dad607566

The correct way to sat this ought to be ”过马路要小心”

Most people i have heard say this tend to add ”一点” as well but that would translate as "Be a bit careful when crossing the road."


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Imnuts7

'Cross the road carefully' is more literal.

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