Chinese Conversations about Bargaining the Price
Tǎojiàhuánjià de zhōngwén duìhuà
Dialogue 1: Bargaining at a Flea Market
顾客: 你好, 我对这件手工艺品很感兴趣, 但是价格有点高. 你能给我打个折扣吗?Customer: Hello, I am very interested in this handicraft, but the price is a bit high. Can you give me a discount?
卖家：当然, 这件手工艺品是独一无二的, 所以价格相对较高. 但我可以给你打个九折, 以示感谢.Seller: Of course, this handicraft is unique, so the price is relatively high. But I can give you a 10% discount as a thank you.
顾客: 谢谢你的诚意, 但我还是觉得价格有些高. 我能否提议八折?Customer: Thank you for your sincerity, but I still think the price is a bit high. May I suggest a 20% discount?
卖家：嗯, 考虑到你对这件手工艺品的喜爱, 我可以接受八折. 但这已经是最低价了.Seller: Well, considering your love for this handicraft, I can accept a 20% discount. But this is already the lowest price.
顾客: 好的, 我同意以八折的价格购买. 非常感谢!Customer: Yes, I agree to buy at a 20% discount. Thank you very much!
卖家：谢谢您的支持! 希望您会喜欢这件手工艺品.Seller: Thank you for your support! Hope you will like this handicraft.
Dialogue 2: Bargaining for a Used Car
顾客: 你好, 我对你这辆二手车很感兴趣. 不过, 价格有点超出我的预算.Customer: Hello, I am very interested in your second-hand car. However, the price is a bit out of my budget.
卖家：这辆车是我精心保养的, 车况非常好. 但我可以考虑给你一些折扣.Seller: I have carefully maintained this car, and it is in very good condition. But I can consider giving you some discounts.
顾客: 那太好了! 我能否提议价格减少10%?Customer: That’s great! May I propose a 10% reduction in the price?
卖家：这辆车的价格已经经过了合理的评估, 我最多能给你减少5%. 这是我的底线了.Seller: The price of this car has been reasonably assessed, and I can give you a 5% reduction at most. This is my bottom line.
顾客: 好吧, 我接受5%的折扣. 这是我能接受的最高价了.Customer: Well, I accept a 5% discount. This is the highest price I can accept.
卖家：交易成立! 希望你会满意这辆车.Seller: The transaction is closed! Hope you will be satisfied with this car.
Dialogue 3: Bargaining for a House Rent
顾客: 你好, 我对你的出租房很感兴趣. 但是，租金有点偏高. 你能否考虑降低一些?Customer: Hello, I am very interested in your rental house. However, the rent is a bit high. Could you consider lowering it?
房东：这是一个非常舒适的房子, 而且附近的设施很便利. 我可以给你一些优惠, 但是降价幅度有限.Landlord: This is a very comfortable house, and the nearby facilities are very convenient. I can give you some discounts, but the price reduction is limited.
顾客: 谢谢你的理解. 我能否提议租金减少10%?Customer: Thank you for your understanding. May I propose a 10% reduction in rent?
房东：考虑到你的诚意, 我可以给你一个5%的折扣. 这已经是最低价了.Landlord: Considering your sincerity, I can give you a 5% discount. This is already the lowest price.
顾客: 好的, 我同意以降低5%的租金来租这个房子. 非常感谢你的合作!Customer: Yes, I agree to rent this house with a 5% rent reduction. Thank you very much for your cooperation!