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CHINESE WITHOUT A TEACHER.

THE HOUSEWIFE.

Open this bundle 這個包服要打開 Chayka powfoo yow tahk'i.
Bring a flat-iron 拿烙鐵來 Nah lowt'eeay li.
I want to iron the creases out of the clothes 衣裳摺兒要熅開 Eeshahng-chawr yow yünk'i.
Tell the tailor to make a mosquito-curtain 叫裁縫做一個蚊帳 Cheeow ts'i-fung dzaw yeeka wun-jahng.
These sheets haven't been washed clean 這個被單沒洗乾淨 Chayka pay-tahn may shee kahn ching.
Put this in hot water to soak 把這個擱在熱水裏發開 Pah chayka kaw-dzi raw shooey-lee fahk'i.
Bring me a pillow 拿枕頭來 Nah chunt'o li.
Where's the cushion? 椅墊子在那兒 E-te-endza dzi nar?
Put this on the book-case 擱在書架子上 Kawdzi shooche-eahdzashahng.
Don't leave the house 你別出門 Nee peeay ch'oo mun.
Take care or be careful 小心 Sheeow sheen.