Business in Cantonese

Doing business in Cantonese is not easy. The below list with Cantonese business terms can help you to get started. For even more Cantonese vocabularies, take a look at our learning resources for Cantonese at the end of the page.

Company Terms in Cantonese


EnglishCantonese
company in Cantonese公司 (gung1 si1)
job in Cantonese工作 (gung1 zok3)
bank in Cantonese銀行 (ngan4 hong4)
office in Cantonese辦公室 (baan6 gung1 sat1)
meeting room in Cantonese會議室 (wui2 ji5 sat1)
employee in Cantonese僱員 (gu3 jyun4)
employer in Cantonese雇主 (gu3 zyu2)
staff in Cantonese員工 (jyun4 gung1)
salary in Cantonese薪水 (san1 seoi2)
insurance in Cantonese保險 (bou2 him2)
marketing in Cantonese營銷 (jing4 siu1)
accounting in Cantonese會計 (wui6 gai3)
tax in Cantonese稅 (seoi3)

Office Words in Cantonese


EnglishCantonese
letter in Cantonese信 (seon3)
envelope in Cantonese信封 (seon3 fung1)
address in Cantonese地址 (dei6 zi2)
zip code in Cantonese郵政編碼 (jau4 zing3 pin1 maa5)
parcel in Cantonese包裹 (baau1 gwo2)
fax in Cantonese傳真 (cyun4 zan1)
text message in Cantonese短信 (dyun2 seon3)
projector in Cantonese投影機 (tau4 jing2 gei1)
folder in Cantonese文件夾 (man4 gin2 gaap3)
presentation in Cantonese簡報 (gaan2 bou3)

Devices in Cantonese


EnglishCantonese
laptop in Cantonese筆記本電腦 (bat1 gei3 bun2 din6 nou5)
screen in Cantonese屏幕 (ping4 mok6)
printer in Cantonese打印機 (daa2 jan3 gei1)
scanner in Cantonese掃描器 (sou3 miu4 hei3)
telephone in Cantonese電話 (din6 waa2)
USB stick in CantoneseU盤 (U pun4)
hard drive in Cantonese硬盤 (ngaang6 pun4)
keyboard in Cantonese鍵盤 (gin6 pun4)
mouse in Cantonese滑鼠 (waat6 syu2)
server in Cantonese服務器 (fuk6 mou6 hei3)

Legal Terms in Cantonese


EnglishCantonese
law in Cantonese法律 (faat3 leot6)
fine in Cantonese罰款 (fat6 fun2)
prison in Cantonese監獄 (gaam1 juk6)
court in Cantonese法庭 (faat3 ting4)
jury in Cantonese陪審團 (pui4 sam2 tyun4)
witness in Cantonese證人 (zing3 jan4)
defendant in Cantonese被告 (bei6 gou3)
evidence in Cantonese證據 (zing3 geoi3)
fingerprint in Cantonese指紋 (zi2 man4)
paragraph in Cantonese段 (dyun6)

Banking in Cantonese


EnglishCantonese
money in Cantonese錢 (cin2)
coin in Cantonese硬幣 (ngaang6 bai6)
note in Cantonese鈔票 (caau1 piu3)
credit card in Cantonese信用卡 (seon3 jung6 kaat1)
cash machine in Cantonese撳機 (gam6 gei1)
signature in Cantonese簽名 (cim1 meng2)
dollar in Cantonese美元 (mei5 jyun4)
euro in Cantonese歐元 (au1 jyun4)
pound in Cantonese英磅 (jing1 bong2)
bank account in Cantonese銀行賬戶 (ngan2 hong4 zoeng3 wu6)
cheque in Cantonese支票 (zi1 piu3)
stock exchange in Cantonese股票交易所 (gu2 piu3 gaau1 jik6 so2)

Cantonese Vocabulary Books

Learn Cantonese - Quick / Easy / Efficient

Learn Cantonese - Quick / Easy / Efficient

This vocabulary book is a curated Cantonese word frequency list with 2000 of the most common Cantonese words and phrases. Following the Pareto principle (80/20 rule), this book is built to streamline the learning process by concentrating on the core words and sentence structures. The result is a unique book ideal for driven learners and language hackers.
English-Cantonese-Full

Cantonese Vocabulary Book

This Cantonese vocabulary book contains more than 3000 words and phrases and is organized by topic to make it easier for you to pick what to learn first. It is well suited for learners of all levels who are looking for an extensive resource to improve their vocabulary or are interested in learning vocabularies in one particular area of interest.


Cantonese Flashcards

Flashcardo

Cantonese Flashcards Online

On our partner platform Flashcardo you can find Cantonese flashcards to practice online for free ordered by topics and frequency of use, similar to our two vocabulary books above.
English-Cantonese-Flashcardo

Printable Cantonese Flashcards

With this downloadable product you get all Cantonese flashcards available on Flashcardo.com in various formats for you to use. In detail you get 1 EPUB ebook, 2 PDF vocabulary lists and 8 printable flashcard PDFs.

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