https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Kinpy

Do you make these sounds when speaking ?

Ahem = A short cough to gain attention

Aww = Expresses adoration

Boo = To scare somebody

Boo-ya = Triumph

Eek = Unpleasantly surprised

Erm = Don't know what to say

Ha = Joy, triumph

Ha-ha = Laughter

Hey = Call for attention

Hmm = Skepticism, confusion

Huh? = Repeat it, please

Hooray = Triumph, happiness

Ick = Disgust

Mmm = Pleasure

Mwah = Load kiss in the air

Oh-oh = Something bad is about to happen

Ouch = Pain

Pff = Disappointment

Phew = Disappears suddenly

Psst = Be quiet

Shhh = Be quiet

Oops = Error

Tsk-tsk = Disapproval

Ugh = Disgust

Uh-huh = Agreement

Uh-uh = Refusal

Whee = I'm so excited

Whoa = Surprise

Woo-hoo = Excitement

Wow = Surprise

Yay = Well done!

Yikes = Concern

Yoo-hoo = Attracts attention

Yuck = Disgust

July 3, 2019

3 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Huy_Ngo

These are mostly English words and most of them, if used in Vietnamese, are likely to be borrowed from English recently. Some few others may be in Vietnamese as well, but it's written differently.

Ahem =
Aww =
Boo = Hù
Boo-ya =
Eek =
Erm = ờm, à
Ha =
Ha-ha = ha ha
Hey = ê
Hmm = hừm
Huh? = hả, hử
Hooray = dê, yê (from English "yeah", only spoken, young)
Ick = eww (from English, young)
Mmm =
Mwah = moa
Oh-oh =
Ouch = aaa, au, á Pff = xuỳ
Phew = phù
Psst = xuỵt
Shhh = xuỵt
Oops =
Tsk-tsk = chẹp chẹp Ugh =
Uh-huh =
Uh-uh =
Whee =
Whoa = oa, wow (young) Woo-hoo =
Wow = oa, wow (young) Yay = dê, yê (young)
Yikes =
Yoo-hoo =
Yuck =

July 4, 2019

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/...-Ez-...

Rất thực tế :))

July 6, 2019

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/gotbank58

We often hear and know some of "English soundtrack" on the other countries's movies, beginning from Cartoon Network, basically.

July 7, 2019
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