“Have you eaten rice yet?”(sihk jó faahn meih a?) is a common greeting in Hong Kong.

Why ‘have you eaten?’ means ‘how are you?’ in Hong Kong

The common Hong Kong greeting ‘Have you eaten rice yet?’ is not exclusive to the city but is used all over East Asia, especially where rice is central to the culture

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“Have you eaten rice yet?”(sihk jó faahn meih a?) is a common greeting in Hong Kong.
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