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Flashcards in Week 2 - Day 2 Deck (103):
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Beach

saa taan

2

Mountain

saan

3

Lake

wu

4

River

ho

5

Day

jat

6

Night

je maan

7

Life

sang wut

8

Family

gaa ting

9

Entrance

jap hau

10

Exit

ceot hau

11

Bathroom

cung loeng fong

12

ATM

tai fun gei

13

Chinese yuan

jyun

14

Hong Kong Dollar

gong zi

15

Ticket

fei

16

One Ticket

jat zoeng fei

17

Two coffees, please

loeng bui gaa fe aa, m goi

18

More

do di

19

Less

siu di

20

I am...

ngo hai

21

Causeway Bay

tong lo waan

22

Mong Kok

Wong Gok

23

Be careful (lit. small heart)

siu sam

24

Many

hou do

25

Person

jan

26

To follow

gan

27

to walk

haang

28

to mop/drag/hold

to

29

Okay

oh

30

Final particle (requests and imperatives)

la

31

Tow truck or to tow a vehicle

to ce

32

Particle marking a static extended state/condition

zyu

33

To be holding someone's hand

to zyu

34

To watch over/to be watching

taai zyu

35

I watched him fall

ngo taai zyu keoi dit lot dei

36

To point

zi

37

He is point at me

keoi zi zyu ngo

38

Mosquito

man

39

to hit

daa

40

don't

m hou

41

also

dou

42

to move

jouk

43

face

min

44

measure word (face)

faai

45

You hit me!

nei daa ngo!

46

I'm hitting the mosquitoes

daa man aa

47

To make a phone call

daa din waa

48

Give me a call

daa din waa bei ngo

49

To greet someone (lit. hitting the air- waving)

daa ziu fu

50

Don't greet them

m hou daa ziu fu

51

Don't move

m hou jouk

52

siu (high tone)

smile

53

How to say "Don't do something"

m hou + verb

54

Don't cry

m hou haam

55

Don't call them

m hou daa bei keoi

56

Don't sleep, work!

m hou fan gau jo je!

57

today

gam jat

58

tomorrow

teng jat

59

week

seng kei

60

what?

jo me?

61

to be

hai

62

holiday

fong ga

63

how many?

gei

64

yesterday

cam jat

65

What day is it today?

gam jat hai seng kei gei?

66

Tomorrow is a holiday

teng jat fong ga la

67

Tomorrow is satuday

teng jat hai seng kei luk

68

Yesterday was Thursday

cam jat hai seng kei sei

69

Yesterday I gave you a call

ngo cam jat daa gwo bei nei

70

I worked yesterday

ngo cam jat faan gong

71

I'm not working to day

ngo gam jat m faan gong

72

Why? (means - why are you asking?)

jo me?

73

What did you do yesterday? (lit. you yesterday do what?)

nei cam jat jo me?

74

Why are you so busy?

nei jo me gam mong?

75

It's Saturday, why are you working?

gam jat seng kei luk, nei jo me faan gong?

76

to play

taan

77

guitar

git taa

78

a little

siu siu

79

how many?

gei?

80

to learn

hok

81

a long time

noi

82

thanks

do ze

83

about (estimate)

dou

84

You know how to play guitar?

nei sik taan git taa gaa?

85

A little

siu siu laa

86

Do you know Cantonese?

nei sik m sik zong man?

87

Can you use a computer?

nei sik m sik jung din nou

88

a lot

hou do

89

Do you know English?

nei sik m sik jing man?

90

How long have you studied guitar?

nei hok zo git taa gei noi aa?

91

How long have you studied?

nei hok zo gei noi aa?

92

3 months

saam go jyut

93

2 weeks

leong go seng kei

94

How long have you been studying Chinese?

nei hok zo zong man gei noi aa?

95

6 months

luk go jyut

96

4 weeks

sei go seng kei

97

1 hour

jat go zung

98

3 hours

saam go zung

99

How long is the film?

tou hei gei choeng aa?

100

2 hours

loeng go zung

101

about/approximately

dou (low tone)

102

about 3 months

saam go jyut dou

103

about an hour

jat go zung dou