English Sentence:

May I ask if the chef has put MSG in the soup?

Chinese Translation (Traditional):


Chinese Translation (Simplified):



qing3 wen4 chu2 shi1 you3 mei2 you3 zai4 tang1 li3 fang4 wei4 jing1?

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請問   请问

qǐng wèn

Excuse me!, May I ask?

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廚師   厨师

chú shī


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yǒu méi yǒu

yes or no, have or not have

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1. in, at, on 2. located at 3. at the moment (ongoing action) 4. to be, to exist 5. (an indicator of location or time)

Here: in, at, on

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1. soup 2. Tang (Chinese surname)

Here: soup

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inside, within

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1. to put, to place 2. to set free, to release, to let go 3. to set off (fireworks) 4. to put on, to play

Here: to put, to place

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味精   味精

wèi jīng

MSG (a flavour enhancer)

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