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Post time 2007-2-17 20:03:07 |Display all floors
Hi Everybody,

At this very moment I wish all your posters here a happy new year and have a havsting pig year!!!


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2007-2-17
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Post time 2007-2-17 20:06:58 |Display all floors

Chinglish version

Outside of China - this is what many folks write:   "Gung Hay Fat Choy"

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Post time 2007-2-18 08:26:59 |Display all floors
Originally posted by danzaokid at 2007-2-17 04:06 AM
Outside of China - this is what many folks write:   "Gung Hay Fat Choy"
That's an informal transliteration of the Cantonese version of 恭喜发财 (Gōngxǐ fācái).

The new jyutping Romanization recommended by the Linguistic Society of Hong Kong is gung1 hei2 faat3 coi4.
中文我不会读也不会写。Really, I don't.

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Post time 2007-2-18 23:21:34 |Display all floors
gung1 hei2 faat3 coi4.

I guess you could leave out the numbers.

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Post time 2007-2-19 00:23:53 |Display all floors
Well, you could, I guess, but that wouldn't follow the LSHK scheme.

Have a great New Year, everyone!
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Post time 2007-2-19 15:21:19 |Display all floors

Wish you a good fortune!

Gongxifacai in English.
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