- 1 How do you say friend in Cantonese?
- 2 How do you greet a Chinese friend?
- 3 How do you introduce a friend in Mandarin?
- 4 What is hello in Cantonese?
- 5 How do you say boyfriend in Cantonese?
- 6 What is ni hao ma answer?
- 7 What is the traditional Chinese greeting?
- 8 Why do Chinese bow instead of shake hands?
- 9 How do you say friend in Korean?
- 10 How do you spell bestie in Chinese?
- 11 How do you say friend in different languages?
- 12 What is I love you in Cantonese?
- 13 What is the meaning of Xie Xie?
- 14 What does lay Ho Ma mean?
How do you say friend in Cantonese?
朋友 (pang4 jau5) friend (noun) 男孩可以聽到他朋友的聲音。
How do you greet a Chinese friend?
As [zh zh=”你” py=”nǐ”] is the informal form of “you”, Chinese people use 你好 when they want to greet friends or acquaintances. But watch out, this expression is used to greet one person at a time! [zh en=”Hello”]. In Chinese, it doesn’t matter if you put the name/subject before or after the greeting rexpression.
How do you introduce a friend in Mandarin?
You say hello 你好(nǐ hǎo) very simple, 你好(nǐ hǎo). We learned it before but one last time, third tone, third tone. So second tone, the rising tone and then third tone 你好(nǐ hǎo). And you just say hello and that’s it.
What is hello in Cantonese?
哈囉 is “hello” with a Cantonese pronunciation. 哈囉，你好呀 (haa1 lo3，nei5 hou2 aa3), meaning “hello,” is usually used when you want to greet someone that you aren’t close with in a friendly way. It’s a more formal Cantonese greeting.
How do you say boyfriend in Cantonese?
男朋友 (naam4 pang4 jau5) boyfriend (noun) 女人正在跟她的男朋友擁抱。
What is ni hao ma answer?
But how you respond people when they say to you “Ni hao ma?” (how are you?); It is pretty easy, just say ” Wo Hen Hao” (I am very good), Wo = I, Hen = Very, Hao = Good.
What is the traditional Chinese greeting?
Common Greeting in China The most common form of greeting in China is “ni hao”, usually translated as “Good day” but literally meaning “You are well”. The same greeting phrased as a question (How are you?) is “ni hao ma”. The response is usually “ni hao”.
Why do Chinese bow instead of shake hands?
In China, and Vietnam, shaking hands or a slight bow have become more popular than a full bow. However, bowing is not reserved only for greetings; it can also be used as a gesture of respect, with different bows used for apologies and gratitude. Very formal bows are deeper.
How do you say friend in Korean?
The Word “Friend” in Korean The word for “friend” in Korean is 친구 (chingu).
How do you spell bestie in Chinese?
Translation of bestie – English–Mandarin Chinese dictionary 这顶 帽子是我最好的 一个朋友买给我的。
How do you say friend in different languages?
In other languages friend
- American English: friend /ˈfrɛnd/
- Arabic: صَدِيق
- Brazilian Portuguese: amigo.
- Chinese: 朋友
- Croatian: prijatelj.
- Czech: přítel.
- Danish: ven.
- Dutch: vriend.
What is I love you in Cantonese?
I love you (formal) 我愛你 (我爱你)
What is the meaning of Xie Xie?
In most languages, one of the first and most important things you learn how to say is “ thank you.” In English, “thank you” is a way of showing your appreciation and gratefulness towards someone. In Chinese culture, this is no different. This phrase in Mandarin is 谢谢 (xiè xie)! It’s such an important and useful phrase.
What does lay Ho Ma mean?
Lay Ho Ma, pronounced lay ho ma. I’m Very Good (Mandarin)