Cantonese Corner

Cantonese Corner 58

Learn three more idioms from the Cantonese Ambassador this week. Follow along with the lesson on DIU Pod 58 (starting at the 1:05:20 mark)

一箭雙雕 (jat1 zin3 soeng1 diu1)
Essential the English phrase “two birds, one stone.” Literal translation: 1 arrow, two birds

顛三倒四 (din1 saam1 dou2 sei3)
Someone who is very disorganized

五花八門 (ng5 faa1 baat3 mun4)
A variety of things. Literal translation: five flowers, 8 gates

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