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How to say annoying in Cantonese?

Want to stop someone(probably your mum) from annoying you?  In this lesson, you will learn how to say annoying and to annoy in Cantonese.

Annoying in Cantonese: 煩 [faan4]

Annoying in Cantonese is 煩 [faan4].

nei5 hou2 faan4 aa3.

你好煩啊。

You are so annoying.

Types of sentence structureSubject-predicative
Functions in sentenceSubjectAdverbialPredicateParticle
Part of speechNounAdverbAdjectiveParticle
Words in sentence

ngo5 gok3 dak1 ngo5 aa3 maa1 zan1 hai6 hou2 faan4.

我覺得我阿媽真係好煩。

I think my mum is really annoying.

Type of sentence structurePredicative-object
Functions in sentenceSubjectPredicateObject
Part of speechNounVerbSentence
Words in sentence覺得我阿媽真係好煩

Object of that sentence

Type of sentence structureSubject-predicative
Functions in sentenceSubjectAdverbialPredicate
Part of speechNounAdverbAdjective
Words in sentence我阿媽真係; 好
Subject of that sentence
Type of sentence structureSubordination
Modifier
Head阿媽

To Annoy in Cantonese: 煩 [faan4]

煩 [faan4] can also be used as a verb, which means ‘to annoy, to bother’ in Cantonese.

nei5 m4 hou2 faan4 zyu6 ngo5 laa1!

你唔好煩住我啦!

Stop annoying me!

Type of sentence structurePredicative-object
Functions in sentenceSubjectAdverbialPredicateObjectParticle
Part of speechNounAdverbAuxiliary verbClauseParticle
Words in sentence煩住我

Auxiliary verb 好 [hou2] in Cantonese has a similar meaning with 應該 [jing1 goi1].  Read Unit 7 Lesson 2 to learn more.

Subject of that sentence

Type of sentence structurePredicative-object
Functions in sentenceSubjectPredicatePredicative suffixObject
Part of speech/VerbPredicative suffixNoun
Words in sentence/

nei5 faan4 jyun4 ngo5 mei6 aa3?

你煩完我未啊?

Are you done bothering me?

Type of sentence structurePredicative-object
Functions in sentenceSubjectPredicateObjectParticle
Part of speechNounClauseNounParticle
Words in sentence煩完未; 啊
Predicate of the sentence
Type of sentence structurePredicative-complement
Functions in sentenceSubjectPredicateComplement
Part of speech/VerbAdjective
Words in sentence/

FAQs

How to say annoying in Cantonese?

Annoying in Cantonese is 煩 [faan4].

Reference

  1. 粵典。「煩

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