Chinese Taiwan


Expression USED On Occasion BY Everyone

(a mouth of knife and a heart of tofu) • When someone is Sharp and harsh when speaking, but has a soft and tender intention.


"Although he speaks in a sharp and sarcastic way, he's actually a person with a mouth like a knife and a heart like tofu."

Chinese Taiwan


Slang USED Very frequently BY Almost Everyone

A greeting like "hi", which you can use to replace "good morning", "good afternoon" or "good evening".


"Hi, do you want to hang out later?"

Confirmed by 2 people


Chinese China, Singapore, Taiwan, Hong Kong

Word USED Very frequently BY Everyone

(interj.) • A greeting used most frequently (and nowadays almost exclusively) on telephone calls. The greeting most directly means "Hello" and confirms the phone call has connected.

喂 ,你还在吗?

Hello, are you still there?