Cantonese Extras 3

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Cantonese Extras 3
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  1. 張餐巾
    • zoeng1 caan1 gan1
    • napkin
  2. 稱呼
    • cing1 fu1
    • to call, to address as
  3. 怕黑
    • paa3 haak1
    • afraid of the dark
  4. 情况
    • cing4 fong3
    • circumstance, situation, state of affairs
  5. 發生
    • faat3 sang1
    • to happen, to occur, to take place, to break out
  6. 公交
    • gung1 gaau1
    • public transportation, mass transit
  7. 二手
    • ji6 sau2
    • second hand
  8. 俱樂部
    • keoi1 lok6 bou6
    • club (i.e. a group or organization), night club
    • toi2
    • table
  9. 晚飯
    • maan5 faan6
    • dinner
  10. 晚上
    • maan5 soeng6
    • in the evening
  11. 令人
    • ling6 jan4
    • to cause somebody (to do), to make one (feel something)
  12. 失戀
    • sat1 lyun2
    • lost in love (e.g. after breaking up with a girlfriend)
  13. 身邊
    • san1 bin1
    • to be by one's side
  14. 非常
    • fei1 soeng4
    • very, extremely
  15. 經常
    • ging1 soeng4
    • frequently, constantly, regularly, often, day to day, everyday, daily
  16. 身上
    • san1 soeng6
    • on one's body, on me
    • e.g. 我身上冇港紙
  17. 平手
    • ping4 sau2
    • draw/tie (sports)
  18. 一起
    • jat1 hei2
    • in the same place, together, with, altogether (in total)
  19. 總共
    • zung2 gung6
    • all together, in sum, in total
  20. 一共
    • jat1 gung6
    • all together
  21. 角色
    • gok3 sik1
    • persona, character in a novel, role
  22. 電影角色
    • din6 jing2 gok3 sik1
    • movie star
  23. 功夫
    • gung1 fu1
    • kung fu
  24. 左右
    • zo2 jau6*2
    • left and right, approximately, attendant, to control, to influence
  25. 下次
    • haa6 ci3
    • next time
  26. 燃料
    • jin4 liu2
    • fuel
  27. 資料
    • zi1 liu2
    • information, materials
  28. 人類
    • jan4 leoi6
    • humanity, human kind
  29. 炎熱
    • jim4 jit6
    • blistering hot (weather)
  30. 借過
    • ze3 gwo3
    • excuse me, let me through
  31. 考慮
    • haau2 leoi6
    • to think over, to consider, consideration
    • e.g. 考慮下啦
  32. 老板
    • lou5 baan2
    • boss, business proprietor
  33. 曾經
    • cang4 ging1
    • once, already, former, previously, ever, past tense marker used before a verb or clause
  34. 認真
    • jing6 zan1
    • conscientious, earnest, serious, to take seriously, to take to heart
  35. 劫匪
    • gip6 fei2
    • robber, bandit
  36. 無辜
    • mou4 gu1
    • innocent, innocence, not guilty (law)
  37. 群眾
    • kwan4 zung3
    • mass, multitude, the masses
  38. 月初
    • jyut6 co1
    • start of the month, early in the month
    • waat6
    • to slip, to slide, smooth, slipper, cunning
  39. 班房
    • baan1 fong2
    • jail
  40. 哎呀
    • aai1 jaa3
    • interjection of wonder, shock, or admiration
    • haam3
    • call, cry, to shout
  41. 介紹
    • gaai3 siu6
    • to introduce (somebody to somebody), to give a presentation, to present (somebody for a job etc), introduction
  42. 誇獎
    • kwaa1 zoeng2
    • to praise, to applaud, to compliment
    • e.g. 多謝誇張 thanks for the compliments
  43. 叩頭
    • kau3 tau4
    • to kowtow (traditional greeting, esp. to a superior, involving kneeling and pressing one's forehead to the ground. To show servile deference. also written 磕頭|磕头
    • faat3
    • to send out, to show (one’s feeling), to issue, to develop, (classifier for gunshots, “rounds”).
  44. 發短訊
    • faat3 dyun2 seon3
    • send text message
  45. 醉酒
    • zeoi3 zau2
    • to get drunk
    • 醉 zeoi3
    • intoxicated, drunk
  46. 禁止
    • gam3 zi2
    • prohibit
    • e.g. 禁止食煙 no smoking
  47. 網站
    • mong5 zaam6
    • website
  48. 可愛
    • ho2 oi3
    • cute
  49. 神奇
    • san4 kei4
    • magical, mystical, miraculous
  50. 父母
    • fu6 mou5
    • parents
    • mui5
    • every, each
  51. 平方
    • ping4 fong1
    • square (as in square foot, square mile, square root)
    • cek3
    • foot (unit of length), measure word for square foot
  52. 基本上
    • gei1 bun2 soeng6
    • basically, on the whole
  53. 人工
    • jan4 gung1
    • artificial/man power/ manual labor
  54. 不得了
    • bat1 dak1 liu5
    • desperately serious, disastrous, extremely, exceedingly
  55. 無聊
    • mou4 liu4
    • nonsense, boring
  56. 核心
    • hat6 sam1
    • core, nucleus (core of an issue, heart of a company)
  57. 運作
    • wan6 zok3
    • operation (e.g. business), operating, thread(computing)
  58. 掛住
    • gwaa3 zyu6
    • to care about, to get caught(entangled), to catch (on something)
  59. 商品
    • soeng1 ban2
    • goods, commodity, merchandise
  60. 製作
    • zai3 zok3
    • make, manufacture
  61. 負責
    • fu6 zaak3
    • to be in charge of, to take responsibility for, to be blame, conscientious
  62. 正在
    • zing3 zoi6
    • in the process of (doing something or happening), while (doing)
  63. 指令
    • zi2 ling6
    • order/command/instruction
  64. 每天
    • mui5 tin1
    • every day
  65. 公眾
    • gung1 zung3
    • public
  66. 雪糕
    • syut3 gou1
    • ice cream
    • wan2 to look for
    • (mandarin equivalent is 找 zaau2)
  67. 救生員
    • gau3 saang1 jyun4
    • lifeguard
  68. 看管
    • hon1 gun2
    • to look after
    • hot3
    • to drink, shout applause, (interject) My goodness!
    • leoi5
    • inside, internal, interior, lining, village, basic unit of city administration
    • zoi6
    • (located) at, (to be) in, to exist, in the middle of doing something, (indicating an action in progress)
  69. 不能
    • bat1 nang4
    • cannot, must not, should not
  70. 人口
    • jan4 hau2
    • population

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