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Postby louischia » Wed, 22 Mar 2006 10:07 am

Jun wrote:Hmm..i think the last place reserve by me liao....funny accent + funny usage of vocab :lol:


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missy... guess u lose out to mi on de last placing... :oops:
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Postby EPL » Thu, 23 Mar 2006 3:10 pm

hey hey where is the update list, Ah Fung :wink:

1. School "hork hao" vs "su gunn"
2. Everything "chun boe" or "ham blang" vs "sa ma"
3. Ice "bing" vs "suek"
4. diameter :wink: "cou" and not "fut" :P :P

(cant type chinese laa..)

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做工 vs 返工
一溝 vs 一蚊
華語 vs 國語
邊皮 vs 旁邊
擺擺 vs 次次
落水 vs 落雨

僚 vs 玩
拉尾 vs 後面
忘記開 vs 唔記得
o岩冇? vs o岩唔o岩呀?
:P :P :P
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Postby Jun » Thu, 23 Mar 2006 3:21 pm

EPL wrote:1. School "hork hao" vs "su gunn" <--- i thought 'su gunn' for library?
2. Everything "chun boe" or "ham blang" vs "sa ma"<--- 'sa ma'? never heard it..the other two i know :P
3. Ice "bing" vs "suek" <---- bing?? for ice-cube? suek = snow?
4. diameter :wink: "cou" and not "fut" :P :P <---no idea but i know 'fut'
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Postby EPL » Thu, 23 Mar 2006 3:46 pm

Missy Jun

A simple test for you
since you cant read chinese words.. may I ask

how would you say " " in cantonese
not asking direct translation but according to your own understanding in Cantonese:-

1. At Work/Working

2. One Dollar

3. Mandarin

4. Next to

5. Everytime

6. Raining


:D good luck!!!!!!!!!!!!
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Postby Jun » Thu, 23 Mar 2006 4:20 pm

ok..i try my best :P
EPL wrote:1. At Work/Working "hai kong si/ cou kong" ?

2. One Dollar "yat khau"??? right? i think i'm wrong here.... :oops:

3. Mandarin "wah yu"

4. Next to "pong bin" or something??not sure about this :(

5. Everytime "mui yat chi"

6. Raining "lok suei or lok yu ?"
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Postby EPL » Thu, 23 Mar 2006 4:27 pm

:lol: :lol: :lol: first

will let you know the proper way of saying the above later..,
of course in HK standard lah..

All sifus are busy now ... let me this humble tou dei try try

:P
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Postby EPL » Thu, 23 Mar 2006 4:37 pm

Mine are in BLUE hor :wink:

Jun wrote:1. At Work/Working "hai kong si/ cou kong" ?
"Fan Gong"
* "hai kong si" = in office

2. One Dollar "yat khau"??? right? i think i'm wrong here.... :oops:
"Yat Men"

3. Mandarin "wah yu"
"kwok yu"

4. Next to "pong bin" or something??not sure about this :(
yes, thats's right "pong bin" :D we got it wrong we said bin pei hehe :oops:

5. Everytime "mui yat chi"
This is accurate IMO and classic too :wink: but what they posted here is "chi chi"

6. Raining "lok suei or lok yu ?"
hahaha same lei BUT too bad it's wrong for "lok suei" hehe but not "lok yu"


ALL the sifus - ceng dor dor ji gao :oops:
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Postby fung23 » Thu, 23 Mar 2006 9:37 pm

Good!!!! =D> =D> All correct !! :D

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Postby fung23 » Thu, 23 Mar 2006 9:51 pm

EPL wrote:hey hey where is the update list, Ah Fung :wink:

1. School "hork hao" vs "su gunn"
2. Everything "chun boe" or "ham blang" vs "sa ma"
3. Ice "bing" vs "suek"
4. diameter :wink: "cou" and not "fut" :P :P

(cant type chinese laa..)


1. 學校 vs 書館
2. 全部 vs ham blang vs sa ma (this one cant type chinese)
3. 冰 vs 雪
4. 厚 vs 闊

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Postby Little Monkey » Thu, 23 Mar 2006 10:20 pm

EPL wrote:Mine are in BLUE hor :wink:

Jun wrote:1. At Work/Working "hai kong si/ cou kong" ?
"Fan Gong"
* "hai kong si" = in office

2. One Dollar "yat khau"??? right? i think i'm wrong here.... :oops:
"Yat Men"

3. Mandarin "wah yu"
"kwok yu"

4. Next to "pong bin" or something??not sure about this :(
yes, thats's right "pong bin" :D we got it wrong we said bin pei hehe :oops:

5. Everytime "mui yat chi"
This is accurate IMO and classic too :wink: but what they posted here is "chi chi"

6. Raining "lok suei or lok yu ?"
hahaha same lei BUT too bad it's wrong for "lok suei" hehe but not "lok yu"


ALL the sifus - ceng dor dor ji gao :oops:


hey Jun,

two more two more :P :P

7. play
8. at the back

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Postby Jun » Fri, 24 Mar 2006 12:39 pm

Little Monkey wrote:
EPL wrote:Mine are in BLUE hor :wink:

Jun wrote:1. At Work/Working "hai kong si/ cou kong" ?
"Fan Gong"<---- o ya hor...slipped from my mind

2. One Dollar "yat khau"??? right? i think i'm wrong here.... :oops:
"Yat Men"....hhehehe i know something wrong with my 'yat khau'

3. Mandarin "wah yu"
"kwok yu"<---ehhh..em hai wah yu meh?

4. Next to "pong bin" or something??not sure about this :(
yes, thats's right "pong bin" :D we got it wrong we said bin pei hehe :oops:

5. Everytime "mui yat chi"
This is accurate IMO and classic too :wink: but what they posted here is "chi chi"<----opss.... :oops: i can't read in caracter mah

6. Raining "lok suei or lok yu ?"
hahaha same lei BUT too bad it's wrong for "lok suei" hehe but not "lok yu"
errr...i got it right leh...

ALL the sifus - ceng dor dor ji gao :oops:


hey Jun,

two more two more :P :P

7. play<--- "wan"
8. at the back<--- "hau bin"


LM....-.-" difficult leh.....i'll try la ya....can't think ley....such a beautiful day :lol: :lol:

lunch time :P
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Postby CNA » Fri, 24 Mar 2006 3:19 pm

hi there, fung23, LM and winny :wave:

how about some local words here like,

wahlau eh

or alamak

bet u gals dont know 'em.... :lol:


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Postby Little Monkey » Fri, 24 Mar 2006 3:19 pm

Jun wrote:
Little Monkey wrote:
hey Jun,

two more two more :P :P

7. play<--- "wan"
8. at the back<--- "hau bin"


LM....-.-" difficult leh.....i'll try la ya....can't think ley....such a beautiful day :lol: :lol:

lunch time :P


You are soooo great! All correct!! =D> =D> =D>
But ‘someone’ will say 'liu' and 'lai mei' instead wor.....who's tat leh?? :roll: :P

someone wrote:somehow... all these juz soundz so so familiar... :-k
LM, whoz de one tat taught u all these?:^o :-#

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Postby Little Monkey » Fri, 24 Mar 2006 3:36 pm

CNA wrote:hi there, fung23, LM and winny :wave:

how about some local words here like,

wahlau eh

or alamak

bet u gals dont know 'em.... :lol:


:cool:


Hi CNA! long time no see!!

local words?? i know i know! how about 'wahbian' and 'sian'??
am i very 'ban nane'?? :P :P :P

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Postby EPL » Fri, 24 Mar 2006 6:11 pm

another local word. what's the real meaning actually?

have you guys heard of

a ba then..? :roll:

Little Monkey wrote:local words?? i know i know! how about 'wahbian' and 'sian'??
am i very 'ban nane'?? :P :P :P
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