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Learn Basic Cantonese(3)

Happy Friday!

Glad to see you hear again.
URL for this Learn Basic Cantonese(3)
http://cantonesepod.com/pods/2009/05/22/learn-basic-cantonese3learn-basic-cantonese3

Today, we are going to learn how to say wishes in Cantonese.
11. 祝你路旅愉快! = Have a nice trip
12.祝你周末愉快! = Wish you a happy weekend / Have a nice weekend
13.祝你生日快乐! = Wish you a happy birthday
14.祝你有个愉快嘅礼拜五晚上! = Wish you a happy Friday!
15.祝你早日康复! = Wish you an early recovery

Pronunciation and definition of the above can be found here.

Learn Basic Cantonese:(2)

Basic Cantonese:(2)

This lesson may fit into Business Cantonese as well.
If you are reading this using RSS reader, you may need to come to
http://cantonesepod.com/pods/2009/05/19/learn-basic-cantonese2learn-basic-cantonese2/
for the mp3 sound recording for better study.

6.王先生(王生),早晨! Morning, Mr. Wong(Wang)
7.李太,早晨! Morning, Mrs. Li (Lee).
8.呢位系(係)我嘅经理,谭生。This is my manager Mr. Tan (Tam).
9.谭经理,欢迎你!Welcome, Manager Tam!
10.李太,多谢你的邀请。Mrs. Lee,thank you for your invitation.
Note: We tend to read “”as “” in Cantonese.
In Chinese (Cantonese and Mandarin), we tend to address people by their titles such as Manager, Director, Teacher, etc. to show respects.
For further study, please check out MDBG notes


Related: Learn Basic Cantonese (1)

Learn Basic Cantonese:(1)

Today, we begin a new short series so that we hope that we can have update more than twice a week.

Every time, we just learn 5 short sentences.

Learn Basic Cantonese:(1)

1. 你好! ( Hello!)
2.我叫保罗。 ( I’m Paul )
3.我姓陈。 (My last name is Chen )
4.陈小姐,你好! (Hello, Miss Chen. )
5.保罗先生,你好!(Hello, Paul! )

Some asked us to put Jyutping and definitions for these sentences for further learning.
Please click HERE to study more and come back here to replay the mp3 lesson.
Related Lessons:
Basic Cantonese(2)
Basic Cantonese(3)

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