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by zeylan
Wed Sep 23, 2009 4:20 am
Forum: Translations & Chinese/English names
Topic: Sifu
Replies: 1
Views: 8687

Sifu

In kung fu schools, the teacher is referred to as "sifu". I'm wondering if this is a Cantonese word or a Mandarin word, or if it makes a difference?
by zeylan
Wed Sep 23, 2009 4:19 am
Forum: Translations & Chinese/English names
Topic: Kāi dòng
Replies: 1
Views: 8303

Kāi dòng

Can someone please translate "Kāi dòng!" to English, and tell me if it is Mandarin or Cantonese?

Thanks!
by zeylan
Wed Sep 23, 2009 4:17 am
Forum: Translations & Chinese/English names
Topic: Mah tze
Replies: 2
Views: 9733

Re: Mah tze

Oh, and is it Mandarin or Cantonese?
by zeylan
Wed Sep 23, 2009 4:15 am
Forum: Translations & Chinese/English names
Topic: Mah tze
Replies: 2
Views: 9733

Mah tze

Can someone please tell me what "mah tze" means in English?