Cantonese Extras 2

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Cantonese Extras 2
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  1. 將會]
    auxiliary verb introducing future action: may (be able to), will (cause), should (enable), going to e.g. 飛機將會於九時起飛
  2. in, at, to, from, by, than, out of e.g.飛機將會於九時起飛
  3. 百分之
    percent e.g. 百分之九十九 99 percent
  4. manner, patter, way appearance, shape e.g. 八樣東西
  5. 西雅圖
    Seattle
  6. to move (i.e. relocate oneself, to move (sth relatively heavy or bulky) / to shift / to copy indiscriminately
  7. 荃灣
    Tsuen Wan (fragrant plant + bay, gulf)
  8. neck
  9. to give birth / to reproduce / to produce / product / resource / estate / property
  10. 職業
    occupation / profession / vocation / professional
  11. 建築師
    architect
  12. 建築
    to construct/building
  13. to build, to construct, to ram, to hit
  14. slovak; this; (name)
  15. prefix used before monosyllabic names, kinship terms etc to indicate familiarity
  16. 利害
    terrible / formidable / serious / devastating / tough / capable / sharp / severe / fierce
  17. 究竟
    after all (when all is said and done), actually, outcome, result
  18. 同一
    • identical, the same
    • e.g. 同一班機 same flight
  19. 紅酒配肉,白酒配魚
  20. 玻璃
    glass
  21. to pour
  22. 交租
    pay rent
  23. 辛苦
    hard, exhausting, with much toil
  24. 污糟
    dirty
  25. wear (e.g. clothing)
  26. 調酒師
    bartender
  27. 底層
    ground floor
  28. 平台
    Platform Floor (P/F, first floor)
  29. 激嬲
    • anger
    • e.g. 如果你呃我,你會激嬲我
  30. 貪心
    greedy
    • team
    • e.g. 中國隊又輸波
  31. 打麻雀
    play mah jong
  32. 詐騙案
    • fraud case
    • e.g. 網絡上有好多詐騙案。there is a lot of internet fraud
  33. 向前
    forward, onward
  34. 即刻
    • immediately
    • e.g. 飯後唔好即刻運動
  35. 努力
    great effort, to strive, to try hard
  36. 默默
    in silence, not speaking
  37. 轉身
    turn around
  38. 受歡迎
    popular, welcome
  39. 喜歡
    like
  40. 世界各地
    all over the world, everywhere, in all parts of the world
  41. 茶包
    tea bag
  42. 零點五
    0.5
  43. 跌至
    • to fall to
    • e.g.跌至攝氏零下 dit3 zi3 sip3 si6 ling4 haa6 dropped to 0 centigrade
  44. 水樽
    water bottle
  45. 熟睡
    asleep, sleeping soundly
  46. cooked (of food), ripe (of fruit), mature (of seeds), familiar, skilled, done
  47. 嬰孩
    infant
  48. 高級
    high level / high grade / advanced / high-ranking
  49. 出售
    to sell, to offer for sale, to put on the market
  50. 穿著
    dress, to wear, clothes, attire
  51. felt (fabric)
  52. 裝滿
    • to fill up
    • e.g.咖啡壺內裝滿咖啡
    • pot, classifier for bottled liquid
    • e.g. 咖啡壺
  53. 極度
    extremely
  54. 等待
    • wait for, to await
    • e.g. 這個人正緊張地等待面試
  55. 面試
    to interview, to audition, interview, audition
  56. 靈魂
    soul, spirit
  57. 蜘蛛
    spider
  58. 起床
    get up
  59. unit of length, inch, thumb
  60. 海星
    starfish
  61. 打算
    to plan, to attend, to calculate, plan, intention, calculation
  62. 之後
    afterwards, following, later, after
  63. 介意
    • to care about, to take offense, to mind
    • e.g. 你介意我聽日請假嗎? do you care if I take off tomorrow?
  64. 星期六
    Saturday
  65. 冇禮貌
    impolite, no manners
    • take
    • e.g.攞俾我
  66. 農曆
    • traditional Chinese calendar / the lunar calendar
    • e.g. 祝你農曆新年快樂 Wishing you a Happy New Year (Lunar Calendar New Year, i.e. Chinese New Year)
  67. 祝賀
    to congratulate, congratulations
  68. 樓梯
    stair, staircase
  69. 喺度
    here
  70. 機師
    pilot
  71. eagle, falcon, hawk
  72. 突然
    sudden, abrupt, unexpected
  73. to assault, to pounce, to rush at smth, to throw oneself on
  74. 下來
    to come down / (after verb of motion, indicates motion down and towards us, also fig.) / (indicates continuation from the past towards us) / to be harvested (of crops) / to be over (of a period of time) / to go among the masses (said of leaders) e.g. 鷹突然撲下來抓魚
  75. to grab, to catch, to arrest, to snatch
  76. catty, weight equal to .5kg
  77. in confusion, disorderly
  78. 街口
    • corner
    • e.g.喺前面街口轉右
    • hate, detest
    • e.g. 我好憎人講大話。
  79. 得意
    interesting
  80. member of the senior ministerial class (old) / scholar (old) / bachelor / honorific / first class military rank / specialist worker e.g. 巴士 ba1 si2 bus
  81. earth / dust / clay / local / indigenous / crude opium / unsophisticated / one of the eight ancient musical instruments e.g. 老土 lou5 tou2 old fashioned
  82. boat/vessel/ship
  83. boat, ship, craft, to navigate, to sail, to fly
  84. ball, wave, ripple, storm, surge
  85. leather, skin, fur
  86. 情况
    circumstances/situation/state of affairs
  87. 請問
    excuse me, may I ask...?
  88. 申請
    to apply for something, application (form, etc)
  89. 請假
    ask for time off
    • texture / grain (of wood) / inner essence / intrinsic order / reason / logic / truth / science / natural science (esp. physics) / to manage / to pay attention to / to run (affairs) / to handle / to put in order / to tidy up.
    • e.g. 整理 zing2 lei5 to arrange, to tidy, to sort out, to straighten out, to list systematically, to collate (data, files), to pack (luggage)
  90. 物理
    physics/physical
  91. 經理
    manager
  92. lining / interior / inside / internal / also written 裏|里
  93. every
  94. sea
  95. 活動
    activity, to exercise / to move about / to operate / activity / loose / shaky / active / movable / maneuver / to use connections
  96. dialect / language / spoken words / speech / talk / words / conversation / what sb said
  97. to cook, to boil

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