Practical Cantonese 7 – 扭計

扭計 (nau2 gai3):deliberately make things difficult for someone; making a din (esp. child)

尋日細路成日扭計。/尋日細路咗成日

cam4 jat6 baan1 sai3 lou6 sing4 jat6 nau2 gai2 。/ cam4 jat6 baan1 sai3 lou6 nau2 zo2 sing4 jat6 gai2 。

The children were making a terrible din yesterday.

(成日=whole day,班=a group of …)

 

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