I learned that expression for Happy New Year from reading Dennis d’ Menace in my youth. Today I learned from Susan that depending on the Chinese dialect spoken, HNY is expressed differently as follows:
Kiong hee huat chay=fookien
Gong xi fa chai=mandarin
kung hei fat choy=cantonese
So to everyone: “Kiong Hee Huat Chay; Gong Xi Fa Chai, and Kung Hei Fat Choy.
The red box above, as you can see, is from Rustan’s Supermarket. Yesterday, I got a text message that read: