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长寿之城贺州市
想要长寿的人可以考虑生活在广西贺州市。1月初的一份报告显示贺州市是中国第一个长寿之
城。中国居民中20%超过60岁。 这个城市中68000 个居民超过80岁, 还有400多人超过100
岁。研究显示他们的长寿得益于简单的生活。贺州市吸引人之处在于她的自然乡野风光和少数
民族的节日民俗。另外一个吸引人之处在于贺州市已有9000年的历史。


Vocab

长寿 chángshòu long life
想要 xiǎngyào to want to
考虑 kǎolǜ to think over
报告 bàogào report
显示 xiǎnshì to show, display
居民 jūmín resident
超过 chāoguò to surpass
研究 yánjiū research
得益 déyì to derive benefit
简单 jiǎndān simple
吸引 xīyǐn to attract (interest)
自然 zìrán natural, nature
乡野 xiāngyě countryside
风光 fēngguāng scene, landscape
少数民族 shǎoshù mínzú ethnic group
节日 jiérì holiday, festival
民俗 mínsú popular custom
另外 lìngwài in addiction
历史 lìshǐ history

Sentences

长寿之城贺州市 chángshòu zhī chéng hèzhōushì Live Long in Hezhou
想要长寿的人可以考虑生活在广西贺州市 xiǎngyào chángshòu de rén kěyǐ kǎolǜ shēnghuó zài guǎngxī hèzhōushì Those thinking about living a long life should think about living in Hezhou in Guangxi
一月初的一份报告显示贺州市是中国第一个长寿之城 yī yuèchū de yífèn bàogào xiǎnshì hèzhōushì shì zhōngguó dì yīgè chángshòu zhī chéng According to a report released in early January Hezhou is China’s first “Longevity City.”
中国居民中20%超过60岁 zhōngguó jūmín zhōng 20% chāoguò 60 suì The number of residents above 60 accounts for nearly 20% of China’s population
这个城市中68000 个居民超过80岁, 还有400多人超过100岁 zhège chéngshì zhōng 68000 gè jūmín chāoguò 80 suì, háiyǒu 400 duō rén chāoguò 100 suì Over 68,000 residents are over 80 and over 400 are over 100 years old
研究显示他们的长寿得益于简单的生活 yánjiū xiǎnshì tāmen de chángshòu déyì yú jiǎndān de shēnghuó Researchers attribute their longevity to their simple way of life
贺州市吸引人之处在于她的自然乡野风光和少数民族的节日民俗 hèzhōushì xīyǐn rén zhīchǔ zàiyú tāde zìrán xiāngyě fēngguāng hé shǎoshù mínzú de jiérì mínsú Hezhou attracts many visitors due to its natural scenery of the countryside, festivals and customs of the local ethnic minorities
另外一个吸引人之处在于贺州市已有9000年的历史 lìngwài yīgè xīyǐn rén zhīchù zàiyú hèzhōushì yǐyǒu 9000 nián de lìshǐ Another attraction include Huangyao, which is a town over 9,000 years old

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