Question plays a very important role in our languages, for it can introduce two-way communication between people. If language is only in one way like radio broadcasting, we will not have a real communication at all. It can also stimulate people thinking. Every knowledge is built and accumulated by asking a series of questions. For new language learners, if you know how to ask, you will not only learn the language faster, but also you can get into the depth of culture.
Yum Cha (飲茶 jam2 caa4) is a traditional Cantonese culture. In the old days, people got up and would go to Cantonese restaurant 茶樓, having their breakfasts (we call it 飲早茶 – drink morning tea). Surely 飲茶 is not only drinking tea, but also have (Cantonese 廣東) dim sum 點心. Nowadays, we have more choices for breakfast (e.g. McDonalds) in Hong Kong. However, 飲茶 is still a good option for the people who want to be relaxed. Continue reading “Yum Cha 飲茶”