Dear MLC Students,

 

We are continuing our journey to master the three languages English, Mandarin, and Cantonese in order to gain the cross-cultural communication skills. We due for a review for what we have practiced from Monday to Thursday this week (Friday 9/9/2016):

Monday’s

Tell me what you know about Macau?

Tuesday’s

Discuss the features of Macau.

Wednesday’s

Introduce yourself to your neighbors at Food Paradise

(Smile and say) Hello! How are you today! (I am fine, thank you).

(Shake your neighbor’s hands) Nice to meet you! My name is … What is yours?

My major is … What is yours?

I am a MLC student. Which RC are you at?

Thursday’s

Ten WAYS to SAY THANK YOU

Thanks.

Thanks a lot.

Thank you so much.

Thanks a million!

Thanks for your help./Thank you for helping me.

I really appreciate it.

I am really grateful.

That’s so kind of you.

I can’t thank you enough. (for extremely important things)

I own you one (it means you want/need to do a favor for the other person in the future).

 

Practice these sentences by yourself first and then try them with your unknown table mates at Food Paradise.

 

For non-Cantonese speakers, review “Hello” 你好!(nei35hou35), “Good morning” 早上!(zou35san21), “Good night” 早躺!(zou35tang35).

 

Good night!

Master Xu