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034 biathlon

Y: Hey What's up, Patrick? P: Well, Yang Chen, I'm watching the Winter Olympics on TV. Today they are having the biathlon competition. Y: Biathlon是什么? P: The biathlon is one part cross country skiing, one part shooting. Y: That's a real sport? P: Yep, its pretty entertaining too. Y: 那比赛规则是什么? P: Well they are timed, so whoever goes through the course the fastest and hits the most targets shooting wins. Y: 噢,这叫冬季两项,就是越野滑雪和射击两项运动。 P: That's why its called the biathlon. Y: It's such a strange sport. P: Oh come on. Yang Chen, you can't say it's weird just because you are not good at it. Well it's a tough sport too. But lucky for us, we're in here watching it on TV. Y: Watching TV is your number one sport. P:I'll have you know I am a very accomplished skier. Y: Accomplished skier? 滑雪好手? P: It's a shame there are no mountains in downtown Washington, or I'd show you a thing or two. What about you, Yang Chen, do you ski? Y: Oh no. Not me. 我怕冷。 P: [sarcastically] You mean your warm personality isn't enough to keep you from getting frostbite? Y: Patrick,我知道你在讽刺我。 I just prefer to be warm, that's all. Let's leave the biathlon to other people. P: Sounds good to me. Pull up a seat and watch me participate in my favorite sport. P/Y: Watching TV!
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