不客气

MandarinEdit

simpl. 客气
trad. 不客氣

EtymologyEdit

From  ("not") + 客气 ("polite"), literally, "don't be (so) polite".

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin bù kèqi [Phonetic: kèqi]
Zhuyin ㄅㄨˋ ㄎㄜˋ ㄑㄧ˙
IPA (key) /pu⁵¹⁻³⁵ kʰɤ⁵¹ t͡ɕʰi¹/

InterjectionEdit

不客气 (simplified, Pinyin bù kèqi, traditional 不客氣)

  1. you're welcome

See alsoEdit

  • (Min Nan) 免客气 (bián kheh-khì)
  • (Min Nan) 毋免客气 (m̄-bián kheh-khì)
  • (Min Nan) 莫客气 (mài kheh-khì)
Last modified on 3 April 2014, at 06:26