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by mavericker
Fri Oct 12, 2007 5:11 pm
Forum: Hokkien (Minnan) language
Topic: "Man among men" in Taiwanese Hokkien
Replies: 15
Views: 32346

Reply to ong

ong wrote:If we want to learn a language we need to spend money on dict.That is the only thing I want to add.
Why can't you be so bothered to answer my question? :x

Why is that a problem? I'm asking for translations for ONE TERM.
by mavericker
Fri Oct 12, 2007 12:13 pm
Forum: Hokkien (Minnan) language
Topic: "Man among men" in Taiwanese Hokkien
Replies: 15
Views: 32346

ong wrote:Don't tell me you don't have money to buy dict :!:
This is a free language forum and no I don't have money to buy a dictionary. Why should I do that when someone can just answer the question?
by mavericker
Fri Oct 12, 2007 12:11 pm
Forum: Hokkien (Minnan) language
Topic: "Man among men" in Taiwanese Hokkien
Replies: 15
Views: 32346

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Hello. Is there someone here who speaks Hokkien who can please answer this question?
by mavericker
Fri Oct 12, 2007 12:07 pm
Forum: Hokkien (Minnan) language
Topic: "Man among men" in Taiwanese Hokkien
Replies: 15
Views: 32346

Reply to ong

ong wrote:If we want to learn a language we need to spend money on dict.That is the only thing I want to add.
There are members here who speak Hokkien-I'll ask someone else.
by mavericker
Thu Oct 11, 2007 3:41 pm
Forum: Hokkien (Minnan) language
Topic: "Man among men" in Taiwanese Hokkien
Replies: 15
Views: 32346

Reply to ong

ong wrote:Don't tell me you don't have money to buy dict :!:
Do you speak Hokkien?
by mavericker
Tue Oct 09, 2007 11:10 am
Forum: Hokkien (Minnan) language
Topic: "Man among men" in Taiwanese Hokkien
Replies: 15
Views: 32346

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Hello-can someone please help me out?
by mavericker
Sat Oct 06, 2007 7:06 pm
Forum: Hokkien (Minnan) language
Topic: "Man among men" in Taiwanese Hokkien
Replies: 15
Views: 32346

"Man among men" in Taiwanese Hokkien

Hello. I'd like to know how do you say, "man among men" in Taiwanese Hokkien? Please let me know and please list as many translations as possible.
by mavericker
Fri Jul 27, 2007 11:12 am
Forum: Wu language forum
Topic: I'd like some help with Shanghainese slang-please help
Replies: 10
Views: 61228

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Are there any other Shanghainese terms for dragon besides "long"?
by mavericker
Sun Jul 22, 2007 1:47 am
Forum: Wu language forum
Topic: I'd like some help with Shanghainese slang-please help
Replies: 10
Views: 61228

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Hello. How do you say "dragon" in Shanghainese?

Are there any Shanghainese slangs for "cool guy"? Please let me know. :D
by mavericker
Mon Jun 25, 2007 3:52 am
Forum: Wu language forum
Topic: I'd like some help with Shanghainese slang-please help
Replies: 10
Views: 61228

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Hello. Are there any members here who speak Shanghainese who can please help me out with my requests?
by mavericker
Wed Jun 20, 2007 10:09 pm
Forum: Wu language forum
Topic: I'd like some help with Shanghainese slang-please help
Replies: 10
Views: 61228

Reply to billxiao

Hello billxiao-thank you for responding and for your help.

Is 假小子 a Shanghainese term for Tomboy?
by mavericker
Tue Jun 05, 2007 5:50 pm
Forum: Wu language forum
Topic: I'd like some help with Shanghainese slang-please help
Replies: 10
Views: 61228

Reply to billxiao

I'm a shanghainese and live in Shanghai now. You know it is very difficult to describe something or somebody with any other foreign languages which the meaning is as same as original. Shanghainese belongs to wu language and a little bit different from Mandarin including words, grammer, pronunciatio...
by mavericker
Sat Jun 02, 2007 12:22 am
Forum: Wu language forum
Topic: I'd like some help with Shanghainese slang-please help
Replies: 10
Views: 61228

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Are there any posters here who speak Shanghainese?
by mavericker
Wed May 30, 2007 9:46 pm
Forum: Hokkien (Minnan) language
Topic: I'd like some help Taiwanese Hokkien (Minnan) slang
Replies: 48
Views: 87268

More Taiwanese Hokkien help

Hello. Does anyone know how to say, "cool guy" in Taiwanese Hokkien slang? :D
by mavericker
Tue May 15, 2007 11:00 pm
Forum: Translations & Chinese/English names
Topic: I would like some help with Cantonese slang-please help
Replies: 30
Views: 68168

overlocker wrote:U R welcome.

btw,are you a linguist or a student learning chinese?
I just learned the term "zhuang nv" it menas strong female/woman and itt generally used around Beijing. :D