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Some Chinese would like to take whole family to countryside to enjoy the beautiful scenery. Some like to goto temple to see the crowd and pray for coming luck. Today, more young people go to department stores tospend their Red Envelope money and shop for the New Year special bargains or go to movie theater withfriends buy Tory burch shoes . Certainly, some are still like to sit by the Mah-Jong table to earn money.
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