堂屋主体为三幢，它没有我们常见的正对厅堂的大门，而是在两边开有侧门。 The prototype subject for three blocks, it is not our common to hall doors, but in both sides opened a side door.
去年我们把这间屋和堂屋连接起来。 This room was joined on the main house last year.
老太爷一出现，全个堂屋立刻肃静了。 A hush fell on the assembly when the old man appeared.
他拥抱了女儿，两位女子离开了堂屋。 He kissed his daughter, and the two women left the room.
一个开放的走廊通向堂屋。 An open corridor leads to the central room.
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记得小时候，我家堂屋当门的横梁上有一个燕窝，燕窝下面还吊着一个用于接燕屎的草帽。 Remember When I was small, central room, when my house door beams, there is a bird's nest, bird's nest is also hanging below one for the next nest of straw feces.
堂屋当间儿放着一张大方桌。 There is a big square table in the middle of the hall.
正是吃年饭的时候。两张大圆桌摆在堂屋中间，桌上整齐地放着象牙筷子，和银制的杯匙、碟子。 Eating utensils had been neatly laid on two large round tables placed in the centre of the hall. The chopsticks were of ivory; the bowls, spoons and plates were silver.