深圳海关截获日本名贵锦鲤 Smuggled Japanese koi fish seized in Shenzhen
23 smuggled(走私) Japanese koi fish, with the longest one meter(米) in length(长), were seized Tuesday by customs(海关) in Shenzhen, Guangdong Province.
Another 120 koi fries(鱼苗), about 10-15 centimeters long, were also included in the seizure. Found in an imported(进口) car, this koi fish seizure is the first of its kind by local customs. The market price(价格) of such koi fish range from a thousand yuan to tens of thousands of yuan.
[zǒu sī] 走私 smuggle
[jìn kǒu] 进口 import
[hǎi guān] 海关 customs
[yú miáo] 鱼苗 fry
[jià gé] 价格 price
重点词汇 Key word:
<形容词 adj.> private; personal
E.g. Zhèshì wǒ de sīshì,yǔ nǐ wúguān。
This is my private business; it has nothing to do with you.
<形容词 adj.> selfish; self-centered
E.g. Tā jì tānlán yòu zìsī。
She is greedy and selfish.
<副词 adv.> secretly;privately
E.g. Sīliǎo háishì gōngliǎo?
Would you prefer to settle the matter in court or out of court?
<名词 n.>contraband; smuggled goods
E.g. Zǒusī bìxū qǔdì。
Smuggling must be suppressed.