Reblog: CANTONESE PROVERBS IN ONE PICTURE
“The Great Canton and Hong Kong Proverbs”
In 1559, Dutch artist Pieter Bruegel created the oil painting “Netherlandish Proverbs” which illustrates many Dutch proverbs to praise the Dutch culture. In 2014, Ah To imitated the idea and created “Great Canton and Hong Kong proverbs” illustrating 81 Cantonese proverbs to propagate the Cantonese culture and defend Cantonese.
81 Cantonese Proverbs
(I attempt to finish the table in this week. And I will fix mistakes as soon as I finish it.)
鬼揞眼[gwái ám ngáahn](a ghost covers one’s eyes)
1. to fail to see something
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