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Words: Food and drinks

食品si̲k.bánfood
嘢食yé̲.si̲k 粤food
choidish, vegetable
素菜sou.choivegetarian dish
飲料yém.liu̲²beverage
嘢饮yé̲.yém 粤beverage
  1. Fruits
  2. Vegetables
  3. Cereals
  4. Meat
  5. Other food
  6. Chinese dishes
  7. Spices
  8. Beverages
  9. Verbs
  10. Cook- and tableware

Fruits

水果séui.gwó1fruit
生果sāang.gwó 粤1fruit
蘋果pì̲ng.gwóapple
ha̲ngapricot
香蕉hēung.jīubanana
櫻桃yīng.tò̲ucherry
車厘子chē.lè̲i.jí 粤cherry
yè̲(jí)coconut
榴蓮là̲u.lì̲ndurian
哈密瓜hāa.ma̲t.gwāahoneydew melon
獼猴桃mè̲i.hà̲u.tò̲ukiwi
奇異果kè̲i.yi̲.gwókiwi
檸檬nì̲ng.mūnglemon
青檸cēng.nì̲ng²lime
gwāt 普mandarin
gāt 粤mandarin
堅果gīn.gwónut
chà̲ang²orange
木瓜mu̲k.gwāapapaya
tò̲upeach
花生fā.sāngpeanut
lè̲ipear
啤梨bē.lè̲i² 粤pear
菠蘿bō.lò̲pineapple
liplum
布冧bou.lām 粤plum
草莓chóu.mù̲i²strawberry
士多啤梨si̲.dō.bē.lè̲i² 粤strawberry
西瓜sāi.gwāwater melon

Vegetables

蔬菜sō.choi1vegetable
蘆筍lò̲u.séunasparagus
竹筍jūk.séunbamboo shoots
da̲ubean
豆芽da̲u.ngà̲bean sprout
芽菜ngà̲.choi 粤bean sprout
甜椒tì̲m.jiūbell pepper
甘藍gām.là̲amcabbage
胡蘿蔔wù̲.lò̲.ba̲ak 普carrot
紅蘿蔔hù̲ng.lò̲.ba̲akcarrot
黃瓜wò̲ng.gwācucumber
kè̲²eggplant
矮瓜ái.gwā 粤eggplant
蘑菇mò̲.gūmushroom
洋蔥yè̲ung.chūngonion
豌豆wún.da̲u² 普pea
青豆chēng.da̲u²pea
土豆tóu.da̲u² 普potato
馬鈴薯má̲a.lìng.syù̲² 普potato
薯仔syù̲.jáipotato
南瓜nà̲am.gwāapumpkin
蘿蔔lò̲.ba̲akradish
沙拉sā.lāai 普salad
沙律sā.le̲ut²salad
菠菜bō.choispinach
紅薯hù̲ng.syù̲² 普sweet potato
番薯fāan.syù̲²sweet potato
西紅柿sāi.hù̲ng.chí 普tomato
番茄fāan.kè̲²tomato

Cereals

糧食lè̲ung.si̲kcereals (grain)
小麥síu.ma̲kwheat
má̲irice
(má̲i).fa̲anboiled rice
玉米ju̲k.má̲imaize (corn)
粟米sūk.má̲i 粤maize (corn)
麵條mi̲n.tì̲u² 普noodles
mi̲n 粤noodles
米粉má̲i.fánrice noodles
麵包mi̲n.bāaubread

Meat

yu̲kmeat
豬肉jyū.yu̲kpork
牛肉ngà̲u.yu̲kbeef
羊肉yè̲ung.yu̲kmutton, lamb
雞肉gāi.yu̲kchicken
yù̲²fish
海鮮hói.sīnseafood

Other food

黃油wò̲ng.yà̲u 普butter
牛油ngà̲u.yà̲u 粤butter
蛋糕da̲an.gōucake
糖果tò̲ng.gwó 普candy
tò̲ngcandy
奶酪nà̲ai.lok 普cheese
芝士jī.si̲²cheese
餅乾béng.gōn 普cookie
曲奇kūk.kè̲icookie
奶油ná̲ai.yà̲u 普cream
忌廉ge̲i.lì̲m¹ 粤cream
雞蛋gāi.da̲an²egg
蜂蜜fūng.ma̲thoney
冰淇淋bīng.kè̲i.là̲m 普ice cream
雪糕syut.gōuice cream
yà̲uoil
tōngsoup
豆腐da̲u.fu̲tofu, bean curd
酸奶syūn.ná̲aiyogurt

Chinese dishes

雜碎ja̲ap.seuiChop suey
點心dím.sāmDim sum
餃子gáau.jíDumplings
炒麵cháau.mi̲nFried noodles
炒飯cháau.fa̲anFried rice
火鍋fó.wōHot pot
宮保雞丁gūng.bóu gāi.dīngKung Pao chicken
麻婆豆腐mà̲.pò̲ da̲u.fu̲Mapo doufu
北京烤鴨bāk.gīng hāau.aapPeking duck
春卷chēun.gyúnSpring rolls
糖醋裡脊tò̲ng.chou lé̲ui.jek 普Sweet and sour pork
咕嚕肉gū.lōu.ju̲kSweet and sour pork
餛飩wà̲n.tān 普Wontons
雲吞wà̲n.tān 粤Wontons

Spices

香料hēung.liu̲²1spice
辣椒la̲at.jīuchili
桂皮gwai.pè̲icinnamon
丁香dīng.hēungclove, liliac
孜然jī.yì̲ncumin
咖喱ga.lēicurry
gēungginger
胡椒wù̲.jīupepper
yì̲msalt
醬油jeung.yà̲u 普soy sauce
豉油si̲.yà̲usoy sauce
八角baat.gokstar anise
tò̲ngsugar
chouvinegar
tì̲msweet
syūnsour
hà̲amsalty
bitter
la̲athot, spicy
hēungfragrant
好吃hóu.hek 普delicious
好食hóu.si̲k 粤delicious

Beverages

séuiwater
咖啡ga.fēcoffee
chà̲tea
綠茶lu̲k.chà̲green tea
紅茶hù̲ng.chà̲black tea
烏龍茶wū.lù̲ng².chà̲Oolong tea
茉莉花茶mu̲t.le̲i.fā.chà̲Jasmine tea
冰茶bīng.chà̲ 普ice tea
凍茶dung.chà̲ 粤ice tea
果汁gwó.jāpfruit juice
汽水hui.seuilemonade
可樂hó.lo̲kcola
牛奶ngà̲u.ná̲aicow's milk
豆漿da̲u.jēungsoy milk
jáualcohol
啤酒bē.jáubeer
葡萄酒pò̲u.tò̲u.jáuwine
米酒má̲i.jáurice wine
白酒ba̲ak.jáuBaijiu

Verbs

hek [fa̲an] 普to eat
si̲k [fa̲an]to eat
hot 普to drink
yámto drink
做飯jo̲u.fa̲anto cook, to prepare food
煮飯jyú.fa̲anto cook
da̲nto stew
sīu1 普to braise
wu̲i 粤to braise
jīngto steam
jyú 普to boil
bōu 粤to boil
cháauto stir-fry
jīnto pan-fry
jato deep fry
hongto bake
hāauto roast
燒烤sīu.hāauto barbecue

Cook- and tableware

杯子būi.jí 普cup, glass
būicup, glass
玻璃杯bō.lè̲i¹.būiglass
盤子pù̲n.jí 普plate
di̲pplate
wúnbowl
筷子faai.jíchopsticks
叉子chā.jí 普fork
chāfork
dōuknife
seukspoon
匙羹chì̲.gāng 粤spoon
小勺siú.seuk 普teaspoon
茶匙chà̲.chì̲teaspoon
pot
平底鍋pì̲ng.dái.wōfrying pan
平底鑊pì̲ng.dái.wo̲k 粤frying pan
炒鍋cháau.wōwok
wo̲k 粤wok