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Question: Tell your friend that you are having your drinks
party today at Xiao Wang's.
1 Use 那 儿 for someone's place
Hint 2 Xiao Wang's place: 小 王 那 儿
Answer 今 天 我 在 小 王 那 儿 开 酒 会 。 Listen
Comments When 这 儿
zhèr and 那 儿
nàr are placed after a name or pronoun, they identify a place associated with that person. 这 儿
zhèr implies that the speaker is actually in the place to which he refers; 那 儿
nàr implies that the speaker is not in the place to which he refers: 我 那 儿
my place (though I am not in my place as I speak). 我 这 儿
wŏ zhèr my place
(I am in my place as I speak).