Wednesday, September 13, 2006

Side Lesson 1: Still Teochew

Still Teochew Mp3 (Right-click to save)

Yo, still diojiu nang after all these years
representing sua` tao how you like me now
jik no sa, still the original diojiu soi gia a huh
let me break it down for y'all
diojiu nang jiat gu nik
diojiu nang jiat ki jui
diojiu nang cha gu chai gue
man they love their gu chai gue
diojiu nang jiat mue
diojiu nang also jiat de`
diojiu nang jiat he and he bhi
diojiu nang love he jou
man they love their he jou
diojiu nang cha gue diao
and of course diojiu nang jiat beung
diojiu nang jiat goi neung
cause how else you gonna make (ou wa)?
man diojiu nang they got to have their (ou wa)?
diojiu nang cha giam chai
diojiu nang jiat huang jeu
and of course diojiu nang eat a lot of heu
heu, if you meet a diojiu nang they'll say leu ho
and if you give them something and they say joi sia
ask them something they might say ua mjai or they might say ua jai
but if they don't know they'll say jing sik
ho ho, say thank you and diojiu nang be like mai ket ki
but never get a diojiu nang angry cause if you do they will call you bet ying
and never ask a diojiu nang for money cause then they'll say ua bho ji ua bho ji
jik no sa from the original diojiu soi gia
si ngou lak chik boit gao jap, to all my diojiu homies around the world what's up


Food:

Dio7jiu1 nang3 jiat2…
Teochiu people eat…
潮州人食

Gu7 nik2 Beef
牛肉 *Oversas TC usually say Gu1 Bhat2
Ki5 jui2 Soda; Pop
汽水 *many people also say Ga1 Jui2
Gu7 Chai2 Gue2 Leek cakes
韭菜粿
Mue2 Congee
De5 Tea
He5 Shrimp
He5 bhi2 Dried Shrimp
He jou ?
Cha6 gue6 diao2 Wide Rice Noodles (Chow Fun)
炒馃条
Jiat2 beung2 Eat rice 食饭
Goi1 neung6 Chicken Egg 鸡蛋
Ou wa Oyster Pancake
Giam7 chai2 Pickled Vegetables
咸菜
Huang1 jeu5 Potatoes 番薯
Heu7 Fish


Phrases & Misc:

Sue1 gia2 Bad/Unlucky Child
Joi7 sia7 Thanks
多谢
Ua2 m7 jai1 I don't know 我唔知
Ua2 jai1 I know 我知
Jing1 sik8 Really 真实
Mai5 ket8 ki3 Don't worry about it 勿客气
Bet5 ying2 Stupid person; Idiot 白仁
Ua2 bho5 ji`5 I don't have any money 我无钱


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2 Comments:

At 2:25 AM, Anonymous Anonymous said...

Thanks for teaching us Teochew!

 
At 2:31 AM, Anonymous Anonymous said...

Teochew is a very interesting and great language!

 

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