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Practice Cantonese

 

vocab

Cantonese study group. Practice conversations and go over vocabulary words.

Vocab from Cantodict: http://www.cantonese.sheik.co.uk/dictionary/words/

(Yale/Pinyin)

共同基金 gung6 tung4 gei1 gam1 /gong4 tong2 ji1 jin1 a mutual fund
債券 jaai3 hyun3 a bond (certificate), instrumentalities
職業 jik1 yip6 /zhi2 ye4 a profession; an occupation
專業 jyun1 yip6 /zhuan1 ye4 profession; professional
起手 hei2 sau2 to begin, to start, to commence (work, operation, etc)
菜單 choi3 daan1 /cai4 dan1 menu
餐牌 chaan1 paai4*2/ can1 pai2 a menu (a la carte, in a restaurant)
會計師 wui6 gai3 si1 kuai4 ji4 shi1 accountant
稅務 seui3 mou6 /shui4 wu4 tax administration/service
投資 tau4 ji1/ tou2 zi1 to invest
顧問 gu3 man6 /gu4 wen4 adviser, consultant
執照 jap1 jiu3 /zhi2 zhao4 license
CPA =?
星洲炒米粉 sing1 jau1 chaau2 mai5 fan2 fried vermicelli Singapore style
軟件 yun5 gin6*2/ ruan3 jian4 software
費城 fai3 sing4 fei4 cheng2 Philadelphia
蘆筍 lou4 seun2 /lu2 sun3 garden asparagus
化學家fa3 hok6 ga1 /hua4 xue2 jia1 chemist
癌症ngaam4 jing3 ai2 / yan2 zheng4 cancer
山景saan3 ging2 Mountain View
西貢 sai3 gung1 /xi1 gong4 Saigon, capital of former South Vietnam / Sai Kung town in New Territories, Hong Kong (also 西貢叾sai1 gung3 duk1)
會計師wui6 gai3 si1/Kuai4 ji4 shi1 accountant
實驗室sat6 yim6 sat1 laboratory
程序設計ching4 jeui6 chit3 gai3 cheng2 xu4 she4 ji4 [n] programming

From KTSF.com

李夢南殺醫生判無期徒刑 死者父母不滿


哈爾濱17歲少年李夢南,今年3月指醫院沒有盡力醫治他,遂持刀衝入醫院,殺死一個實習醫生,和刺傷另外3名醫護人員,一審故意殺人罪成,被判處「無期徒刑」,代表律師說會上訴。而遇害的醫生,原定今年8月到香港修讀博士課程

lei5 lei5*2 /  li3 - plum
mung6 mung4 /  meng4 meng2 jie2 - [n] dream; [v] dream; dark
naam4 /  nan2 {na2} - south
saat3 /  sha1 sa4 xue1 shi4 {shai4} - kill
醫生 yi1 sang1 /  yi1 sheng1 -  doctor
pun3 /  pan4 - to judge; condemn; distinguish
無期徒刑 mou4 kei4 tou4 ying4 /  wu2 qi2 [TW] / qi1 [PRC] tu2 xing2 -  (used in Taiwan & China) life imprisionment
死者 sei2 je2 /  si3 zhe3 -  [1] dead; deceased; [2] a murder victim; [3] defunct
父母 fu6 mou5 /  fu4 mu3 -  parents
不滿 bat1 mun5 /  bu4 man3 -  dissatisfied; discontented; resentful
哈爾濱 ha1 yi5 ban1 /  ha1 er3 bin1 -  Harbin, capitol of Heilongjiang province in NE China
seui3 /  sui4 xue3 - year; age (of a person)
少年 siu3 nin4 /  shao4 nian2 -  youngster
今年 gam1 nin4 /  jin1 nian2 -  this year
yut6 /  yue4 - moon; month
ji2 /  zhi3 {zhi2} {zhi1} - finger; point; intentions; indicate
醫院 yi1 yun6*2 /  yi1 yuan4 -  hospital
沒有 mut6 yau5 /  mei2 you3 - do not have
盡力 jeun6 lik6 /  jin4 li4 -  to do one's best
醫治 yi1 ji6 /  yi1 zhi4 -  to treat an illness
ta1 /  ta1 - other
seui6 /  sui4 sui2 - satisfy; succeed; then
chi4 /  chi2 - hold; maintain; control
dou1 /  dao1 - knife; sword
衝入 chung1 yap6 /    -  crush
殺死 saat3 sei2 /    -  kill; make away with; put to death; put to the sword; spill the blood of
一個 yat1 go3 /  yi1 ge4 -  a, an, the, one, etc.
實習 sat6 jaap6 /  shi2 xi2 -  to practise; to do field work
wo4 wo6 wu4 /  he2 huo1 he5 - and; together; harmony
chi3 /  ci4 - stab; irritate; thorn
seung1 /  shang1 - cut; injury; grief
另外 ling6 ngoi6 /  ling4 wai4 -  in addition
meng4 ming4 meng4*2 ming4*2 /  ming2 - name, title
醫護人員 yi1 wu6 yan4 yun4 /    -  doctors, paramedics and nurses
一審 yat1 sam2 /    -  first instance; trial of first instance
故意 gu3 yi3 /  gu4 yi4 -  purposely; on purpose; deliberately
殺人 saat3 yan4 /  sha1 ren2 -  to kill a person
jeui6 /  zui4 - crime
sing4 seng4 /  cheng2 - completed; finished; fixed
bei6 pei5 pei1 /  bei4 bi4 pi2 {pi1} - bedding; cover; to put on
判處 pun3 chyu2 /  pan4 chu3 -  [1] to sentence; [2] to condemn
代表 doi6 biu2 /  dai4 biao3 -  to represent
律師 leut6 si1 /  lv4 shi1 -  lawyer, attorney
syut3 seui3 yut6 /  shuo1 rui4 tuo1 {shui4} {yue4} - say
wui6 wui6*2 wui5 kui2 /  hui4 kuai4 - will, shall; meet
上訴 seung5 sou3 /  shang4 su4 -  to appeal (a court case)
yi4 /  er2 neng2 - and, also; but; otherwise
遇害 yu6 hoi6 /    -  be murdered
dik1 /  de5 di2 di4 - possessive suffix
原定 yun4 ding6 /  yuan2 ding4 -  [1] originally planned; [2] originally determined
dou3 dou3*2 /  dao4 - reach, arrive; go to, been to
香港 heung1 gong2 /  xiang1 gang3 -  Hong Kong
sau1 /  xiu1 - repair; mend; decorate; build
duk6 dau6 /  du2 dou4 - to read; attend school
博士 bok3 si6 /  bo2 shi4 -  Ph.D.; doctorate
課程 fo3 ching4 /  ke4 cheng2 -  course, class

 

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只要家中小孩是全國學童午餐計劃,免費或優惠午餐的受惠學童,便合資格申請由Comcast 舉辦的Internet Essentials 計劃,以每個月10元左右的價錢,享用高速上網服務,並以150元購買電腦,還有免費的上網訓練,教導小孩如何正確利用互聯網。
可 ho2 hak1 / ke3 {ke4} - may; can; possibly
負擔 fu6 daam1 / fu4 dan1 - to bear a burden
上網 seung5 mong5 / shang4 wang3 - to go on the Internet
服務 fuk6 mou6 / fu2 wu4 - service
計劃 gai3 waak6 / ji4 hua4 - plan; programme; map out
對抗 deui3 kong3 / dui4 kang4 - to antagonize; to resist
數碼鴻溝 sou3 ma5 hung4 kau1 / - the "digital divide"
只要 ji2 yiu3 / zhi3 yao4 - so long as; if only
家 ga1 gu1 / jia1 gu1 - home; family
中 jung1 jung3 / zhong1 zhong4 - middle, central
小孩 siu2 haai4 / xiao3 hai2 - 國 child
是 si6 / shi4 - is
全國 chyun4 gwok3 / quan2 guo2 - national; the entire country
學童 hok6 tung4 / xue2 tong2 - schoolboy
午餐 ng5 chaan1 / wu3 can1 - lunch
免費 min5 fai3 / mian3 fei4 - free
或 waak6 / huo4 yu4 - perhaps, maybe, probably
優惠 yau1 wai6 / you1 hui4 - preferential
的 dik1 / de5 di2 di4 - possessive suffix
受惠 sau6 wai6 / shou4 hui4 - to benefit; favored
便 bin6 pin4 / bian4 pian2 - convenient; ordinary; cheap
合資 hap6 ji1 / he2 zi1 - joint venture
格 gaak3 / ge2 - square; shelf; pattern
申請 san1 ching2 / shen1 qing3 - apply; application
由 yau4 / you2 yao1 - cause, reason; from
舉辦 geui2 baan6 / ju3 ban4 - to conduct; to hold
以 yi5 / yi3 - by means of; because of
每個 mui5 go3 / mei3 ge4 - each; apiece
月 yut6 / yue4 - moon; month
元 yun4 / yuan2 - beginning, first, original; dollar
左右 jo2 yau6*2 / zuo3 you4 - approximately
價錢 ga3 chin4 / jia4 qian5 - price; cost
享用 heung2 yung6 / - to enjoy the use of something
高速 gou1 chuk1 / gao1 su4 - high speed
並 bing3 bing6 bong6 / bing4 bang4 ya4 - and; also; on the same level with
購買 gau3 maai5 / gou4 mai3 - to purchase
電腦 din6 nou5 / dian4 nao3 - computer
還有 waan4 yau5 / hai2 you3 - 國 furthermore; in addition; moreover
訓練 fan3 lin6 / xun4 lian4 - training; exercise; drill; to train
教導 gaau3 dou6 / jiao4 dao3 - to instruct; to teach
如何 yu4 ho4 / ru2 he2 - 國 how?
正確 jing3 kok3 / zheng4 que4 - accurate
利用 lei6 yung6 / li4 yong4 - exploit; make use of
互聯網 wu6 lyun4 mong5 / hu4 lian2 wang3 - the Internet

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  • Stanley

    I might be running a bit late how long will you guys be there?

    November 25, 2012

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