Don’t get stuck on the F-word: say ‘fuk’ properly in Cantonese for luck and good fortune
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Don’t get stuck on the F-word: say ‘fuk’ properly in Cantonese for luck and good fortune

The SCMP’s Luisa Tam teaches you how to accurately pronounce a Cantonese “F-word” that is auspicious rather than infamous. Fuk is an important word meant to increase luck, happiness and prosperity, but to avoid misunderstandings you need to say it correctly in Chinese.

17 Feb 2022 - 11:13AM