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Discussion in 'Children Learning Materials' started by Cindy Lau, Nov 1, 2015.

  1. Cindy Lau

    Cindy Lau Member

    Someone on fb asked how to say: "Fix your collar" and "Tuck your shirt in"

    I thought it would be useful to collate the useful translations here for all those of us who might want to use it in future (for me - in 3 years time!)
    整理好衫領、"sip" 好件衫?

    整/翻)好你嘅領, 插好你(件/嘅)衫

    整返正條領, 攝返好件衫 / 攝返件衫落條褲度 . 攝好件衫


    Vocab for classes at school:

    Maths - 數學
    Gym - 體育
    Grammar - 文法
    Cursive writing - 草階/撩草

    for tai2 juk6 doi6/wan6 dung6 doi6.
    jung6 ban2 for kit as in clothes and equipment.

    Adjectives for describing personality:


    The most common Chinese Characters in order of frequency: (good to bear in mind when teaching little ones or for adults, when learning Chinese)
    Last edited: Nov 1, 2015
  2. raichu

    raichu New Member

    can anyone translate the following for me- find the odd one out, join the dot to dot starting from one to ten? also how to translate "i spy with my little eye... something in this room that rhymes with..."
    helping little ones with their worksheet in english and would be nice to be able to say it in Chinese!
  3. CherylM

    CherylM New Member

    in cantonese,
    find the odd one out: 揾唔同嗰個
    join the dot to dot starting from one to ten:連線(一到十)
    i spy with my little eye: unsure 偷睇??
  4. raichu

    raichu New Member

    bless, that is really useful, thanks very much!
  5. Pui-Lai

    Pui-Lai New Member

    I'm going to add to this vocab list so I can refer to it in future! I kindly asked some people on FB what some arts and crafts material 手工材料 was:
    googly eyes: 活動眼睛
    pipe cleaners: 毛毛棒 / 毛絨條
    pom pom balls: 毛毛球/ 毛絨球

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