The Real Chinese You Were Never Taught in School

The Real Chinese You Were Never Taught in School: Everyday exclamations 哎呀/糟了/完了/郁闷

哎呀 āi ya A common interjection that can be used for a wide range of occasions: when you’ve forgotten something, when you’re impatient, when you’re bored, when you feel helpless, as a lead-in to scolding someone, etc. It isn’t exactly a word-more like a weighty sigh and roughly equivalent to …

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