Hokkien - Do You Know How To Address Your Relatives? ( Part Two )



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Addressing relatives in Hokkien can be rather complicated. Not to be able to address them can be embarrassing and sometimes viewed as rude especially when they know how to address you. This is the second installment to assist some of you to give your relatives a pleasant surprise.

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Speak Hokkien Series 1033

1. cousin (elder brother- father's brother's side)- tong2 hia1

2. cousin (younger brother- father's brother's side)- tong2 ti3

3. cousin ( elder sister - father's brother's side ) tong2 chi4

4. cousin (younger sister - father's brother's side ) tong2 moey3/bay2

5. cousin (elder brother- mother's brother's side)- piao1 hia1

6. cousin (younger brother- mother's brother's side)- piao1 ti3

7. cousin ( elder sister - mother's brother's side )- piao1 chi4

8. cousin (younger sister - mother's brother's side )
    - piao1 moey3/bay3

9. brother's son - tit3 la4

10 brother's daughter- tit3 li2/lu4

11. sister's son - gueh3 seng1

12. sister's daughter - gueh3 seng3 li2/lu4

Please follow the video lesson here:








 

9 comments:

Boey Kuan Kee said...

Always wonder how to address them. thank you, thank you.

Anonymous said...

Thanks! This is super useful and perfect timing! I was just asking my parents about this. Is there a way to download the videos that come with the lessons?

Jordan James Jesse said...

Yes, u can. Go to http://www.youtube.com/user/jordanjesse1188 and download. Leave a coment there and subscribe if u wish.

Jordan James Jesse

Julie Eng said...

Great website! Great posts!

Mark Phoon said...

Thanks, Jordan. Been following your Hokkien posts. Very useful.

Anonymous said...

Grateful that Hokkien is being preserved here. Thanks.

Juan Carlos (US) said...

Are you willing to conduct a Hokkien class, Jordan?

Jordan James Jesse said...

I have time to promote Hokkien online. It is like a class, isn't it?

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