What is your name canto?
What is your name? 你叫咩(什么)名?
What is lei ho?
Well, for example, the sentence: 你好，我識講廣東話 means “Hello, I can speak Cantonese.” It’s pronounced “Nei ho, ngor sik gong gwong dong wah.” With lazy tones, it becomes: “Lei ho, or sik gong gong dong wah.” … For linguists have observed a gradual shift in the way Cantonese is spoken for at the past 80 years.
How do you say I love you in Hong Kong?
1. Ngo5 Oi3 Nei5 (我愛你.) This is the common way to say I love you in Cantonese.
How do you say I am American in Cantonese?
Ngo5 (我)means “I”, 嚟自 (lei4 zi6) means “come from” then add the country where you came from. For example, 我嚟自美國 (Ngo5 Lei4 Zi6) means “I am American.” Introducing yourself in Cantonese is a way to connect with locals in Hong Kong.
How do you say I am learning Cantonese in Cantonese?
“I am learning Cantonese.” 我學緊廣東話。 我 = I, 學緊 = am learning , 廣東話 = Cantonese.
How do you say nice to meet you in Cantonese?
So now, how do we say “Nice to meet you”? This is expressed in Cantonese as 好開心見到你. Let’s break it down again, The first three words – 好開心 – means “really happy” while the last three words – 見到你 – means “to meet you”.
Is Shanghainese a dialect?
Shanghainese is a representative dialect of Northern Wu; it contains vocabulary and expressions from the entire Northern Wu area (southern Jiangsu, northern Zhejiang). With nearly 14 million speakers, Shanghainese is also the largest single coherent form of Wu Chinese.