羊年话羊 - Talking About Words Sounding like Goat (Year of the Goat)

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acknowledgement:

permission to use my friend Carol Seah’s Wynnes company logo

today is the 1st day of chinese new year. a friend sent me a CNY well wishes message comprising 6 phrases using words that sounded like 羊 or “goat” in chinese. that inspired me to think of various phrases with words sounding like 羊 (扬, 养,阳,洋,鸯,仰, 恙) here goes, for the fun of it –

祝你🐐年… 正月飛羊,  二子奉羊,三羊開泰,  四海羊名,  五不赞羊,六氣羊羊,  七世鸳鸯, 八方表羊,九九重羊,十分敬羊,百般羊望,千秋颂羊,万载发羊

the forgoing also uses words to make the whole list sounded like 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10, 100, 1000, 10,000.. there are a few other phrases using words sounding like 羊 –

别来无恙,羊羊得意,  羊眉吐氣,  精神羊溢,  兴高彩羊,气宇飞羊,  飞羊腾达, 羊生有道, 羊光普照, 奉羊天年

c.h.e.f andy

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