Cantonese lesson for banana ...
Do you know what is Bak-Kap Ngan?
Bak-Kap = Pigeon
Ngan = eyes
So, Bak-Kap Ngan = Pigeon eyes
To understand the meaning of Bak-Kap Ngan, you must know where is the location of the pigeon eyes.
It is located on top of its head:
That's mean, it clever to look down on people.
It only want to look up.
When a person clever to look down on people, and only look up to rich and famous people, we call them Bak-Kap Ngan.
When I was small, I didn't want to believe that people can be so materialistic and mean.
I was so naive.
I had a student long long time ago, she was only 7 years old.
But she knows how to say: yer, teacher, your car so small only. My daddy's car is much bigger than yours!
Human nature is such?
Shall we improve ourselves by being more humble and live with a better character each day?