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how to pronounce char kway teow

singaporean dish
asked Oct 18, 2013 by anonymous

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Kuay=Kuwait + way (join as short pronouciation)

Teow= T+E+owl (join as quick short pronounciation)

Char= Fried; Kuay Teow = the white flat noodles

By the way this is a local delicacy from Penang, Malaysia.

the word is in one of the chinese dialect (Hokkian - but local hokkian accent, may differ from original China Hokkian province pronounciation)

Hope the above can help. the pronounciation is about 90%.

answered Oct 18, 2013 by anonymous

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