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Old 09.02.2010, 14:57
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Year of the Tiger

Gong Hei Fard Choy
Xin Nian Kuai Le
Happy Chinese New Year

It will be the Year of the Tiger





Any celebrations around?
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Old 09.02.2010, 14:58
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Gong Hei Fard Choy
Xin Nian Kuai Le
Happy Chinese New Year

It will be the Year of the Tiger





Any celebrations around?
Thanks in advance Phos

No big celebrations except organising a reunion dinner on the eve with some friends.
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Old 09.02.2010, 15:03
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Re: Year of the Tiger

Gong Xi Fa Cai, Hong Bao Na Lai?
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Old 09.02.2010, 15:09
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Gong Xi Fa Cai, Hong Bao Na Lai?

Ne Wa Xia hao jia?

Oh, wait a second.... you speak a different dialect.
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Old 09.02.2010, 15:46
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Ne Wa Xia hao jia?
Which dialect is this?
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Old 09.02.2010, 15:50
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Which dialect is this?

I'm sorry.... I was totally joking.

I don't speak Chinese. I was totally faking it.
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Old 09.02.2010, 16:29
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I'm sorry.... I was totally joking.

I don't speak Chinese. I was totally faking it.

Oh thank god.I knew my chinese was getting rusty but that bad...
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Old 09.02.2010, 16:33
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Oh thank god.I knew my chinese was getting rusty but that bad...

Sorry dude.

You ought to see when I do it in person. It is much funnier.





gan bei
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Old 09.02.2010, 16:35
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Sorry dude.

You ought to see when I do it in person. It is much funnier.





gan bei

I think this " I don't really speak Chinese" is just a ploy of yours to get out of paying up
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Old 09.02.2010, 16:36
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I'm a Snake... but Tigers are cool too ^_^
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Old 09.02.2010, 18:31
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Kung Hei Fat Choi was what we said in Hong Kong.
But aren't we a week early?

All little red envelopes gratefully accepted
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Old 09.02.2010, 20:17
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ok this is bugging me and I need to do this: there is no such language as Chinese. Its Mandarin.

Now repeat after me.....
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Old 09.02.2010, 21:24
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ok this is bugging me and I need to do this: there is no such language as Chinese. Its Mandarin.

Now repeat after me.....

But there is a chinese language. That should convince Downerbuzz I don't speak it, and therefore not required to pay up.
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Old 09.02.2010, 21:27
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...ehmm, so are we going to have an EF Chinese New Year meet??
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...ehmm, so are we going to have an EF Chinese New Year meet??

I definitely plan to get a couple of Vietnamese meals in there somewhere.
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I definitely plan to get a couple of Vietnamese meals in there somewhere.
...you mean Saturday as usual now??
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Old 09.02.2010, 21:32
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Kung Hei Fat Choi was what we said in Hong Kong.
But aren't we a week early?

All little red envelopes gratefully accepted
then you need to add on :

lai see dow loi
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ok this is bugging me and I need to do this: there is no such language as Chinese. Its Mandarin.

Now repeat after me.....


What rubbish...

国语 much ?
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Old 11.02.2010, 10:39
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Re: Year of the Tiger

Next, they'll be telling us there's a language called Indian.

As we say in Vancouver,

Gung Haggis Fat Choy


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Old 11.02.2010, 13:52
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What rubbish...

国语 much ?
So whats correct then smarty pants?
国语 IS mandarin, isnt it? Its just how people usually in Hong Kong refer to the language.
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