/Clare Baillieu
  • by Clare Baillieu and Betty Hung

    Hong Kong Unveiled is an "access all areas" pass into Chinese culture and customs. Though written with a Hong Kong slant, it applies to any Chinese community worldwide. Invited to a Chinese wedding or business function and don’t know the correct form? This book will lead you through the minefield where an innocent mistake could see you lose your friend or your business connection. Want to change a run of bad luck? Or are your jokes falling flat with your Chinese friends? Find out how and why in this far-ranging book – which also explains how many seemingly strange customs came about. Look inside this book Click on the links to read pages from Hong Kong Unveiled. You will need a pdf reader to view these excerpts. Introduction   Mistranslations   At the restaurant