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Confucius said, "Do onto others as you would have them do onto you." 

子 曰 ; 己 所 不 欲 , 勿 施 于 人 。

Zi3 yue1: Ji3 suo3 bu2yu4, wu4 shi1 yu2 ren2.

Wang YongDa DiGao MingjiangCao LihuaWei Xing

I have caught onto the material, but my grade will still be bad. 

这 些 内 容 我 学 会 了 , 但 是 我 的 成 绩 还 是 好 不 了 。

Zhe4 xie1 nei4rong2 wo3 xue2hui4 le, dan4shi4 wo3 de cheng2li4 hai2shi hao3 bu4 le.

He doesn't know how to hold onto money. It slips through his fingers like water. 

他 不 知 道 怎 样 省 钱 , 钱 像 水 一 样 从 他 手 边 流 走 了 !

Ta1 bu4 zhi1dao4 zen3yang4 sheng3qian2, qian2 xiang4 shui3 yi2yang4 cong2 ta1 shou3 bian1 liu2 zou3 le.

Liu Yu RongCheng HongDu FengLi ChunjiangGu ZhengZhang Zhida

My cat jumps onto my shoulder when I come in the door. When he does it to guests, well, it can be really funny. 

我 一 进 门 猫 就 跳 上 我 的 肩 膀 。 客 人 来 时 , 它 也 这 样 , 有 时 就 会 很 滑 稽 。

He jumped onto his horse and rode off into the sunset.  (He rode off into the sunset is a standard ending for old cowboy movies. The hero is filled with independent yearnings for the next place, the next challenge.)

他 骑 上 马 在 夕 阳 中 远 去 。

Ta1 qi2 shang4ma3 zai4 yi1yang2 zhong1 yuan3 qu4.

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Transfer the symbol markers onto the map in the office.  (On the map in the office also same manner use of signal markers.)

把 办 公 室 里 的 地 图 也 这 样 用 记 号 标 出 。

Ba3 ban4gong1shi4 li3 di4tu2 ye3 zhe4yang4 yong4 ji4haobiao1chu1.

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