Learning Cantonese by one word a day: How to say Thank You in Cantonese


A phrase you use in English many times a day is Thank you.

There is 2 ways to say thanks in Cantonese, depending on whether someone is helping you, or whether they are giving you a gift. Note that when you make a purchase in a shop or restaurant, that is considered helping, as you are paying for…

OH! Finally understood the difference! Always thought 唔該 is a more casual way of saying thanks! HAHA