How to say “sorry” in Cantonese(2)

Let’s talk about the 2nd way to say “sorry”:

2. m4 hou2 ji3 si3 唔 好 意 思 not good meaning(intension) = feeling embarrassed Let’s try your listening in this Youtube video Pay attention from 0:43 of this 10 min video. Related: How to say “sorry” in Cantonese(1)

How to say “sorry” in Cantonese(1)

There are two ways to say “Sorry” in Cantonese, at least:

1. deoi3 m4 zyu6 对唔住 = Sorry (deoi3 = face, m4 = not, zyu6 = hold/up … I cannot face you or hold my head up to you… because I feel sorry..) 2. We will talk about the 2nd way in our next …

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How to say “I like (it/you)” in Cantonese

How to say “I like it” (before you really fall in love with it 🙂 ? ngo5 = I, me zung1 = center, central, in the middle of ji3 = thought, idea

ngo5 zung1 ji3 = I like (it/you/him …)

How to say “I love you” in Cantonese?

So many people asked for this, so I have to post this first. 我ngo5 = I 爱ngoi3 = love 你nei5 = you

我爱(愛)你 ngo5 ngoi3 nei5 = I love you. How do you say “you love me”? Just reverse the words: 你爱我nei5 ngoi3 ngo5 (Isn’t Cantonese simpler than English? You bet!) Note: Young native …

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Two Minute Cantonese Lesson One: Food(1)

In this lesson, we’ll learn about food, which is considered “heaven” by us human being.   (Updated 6/28/2008:  weekly new Cantonese Lesson update will be available from July, 2008) You can use http://www.google.com/reader/ to subscribe to our feed for automatic updatee: https://cantonesepod.com/pods/feed/ (as other RSS readers may not show all the mp3 player in our post …

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Two-Minute Mandarin Lesson One: Food(1)

This is Lesson One of our mini series: “2-minute Mandarin Lessons”

How to say “question/problem” in Cantonese?

man6tai3 = question/problem man6 = ask, ask about tai3 = title [audio: MAN6.mp3,TAI4.mp3|loop=yes ]Question/problem: man6tai4问题 (auto repeat) So mou5 man6tai4 冇问题 = “no problem.”[audio: MOU5.mp3,MAN6.mp3,TAI4.mp3|loop=yes ] (auto repeat) (Credit: some mp3 files are offered by mdbg.net )

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