3 Things Not to Say in Chinese
This, believe it or not, is a hotel: this is your columnist's wife and child checking into the Royal Pitamaha in Ubud, Bali
THIS IS AN IMPORTANT warning. NEVER speak while travelling. You may die of a misunderstanding.
I guarantee that if you say “Good morning” with the wrong tone, it will actually mean “Kill me now” in at least one Chinese dialect.