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猴赛雷 hou(
2
) sai(
4
) lei(
2

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so amazing

The term hou sai lei is the homophonic expression of a Cantonese phrase with an auspicious meaning of “so amazing.” The Chinese character hou in hou sai lei means “monkey,” so people use this expression hou sai lei to extend their best wishes for the Chinese Year of Monkey, or to express appreciation and congratulations to someone who has done an amazing job. 恭喜你获奖,你真是猴赛雷啊! Gōng xǐ nǐ huò jiǎng, nǐ zhēn shì hóu sài léi a. Congratulations on your getting the award. You are so amazing!

Added on Aug 4, 2016 | Last updated on Aug 4, 2016 | 376 Buzzes


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