English translation: FYI

20:09 Nov 23, 2013
Chinese to English translations [PRO]
Idioms / Maxims / Sayings
Chinese term or phrase:
咋了?
{菜}
好了没?

This is a SMS and I don't have other content. Thanks.
Wilman
United States
Local time: 01:47
English translation:FYI
Explanation:
If you don't have any more context it's kind of difficult to be sure... As said in the discussion it could be a typo.
But just in case here is the use of this word in Chinese slang:
菜 - To be stupid.
菜了 - To fail, to be unsuccessful.
被菜 - To be beaten.
http://www.chinese-tools.com/chinese/slang/?q=菜

http://www.chinese-tools.com/chinese/slang/?q=菜了

Good luck.
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Eric Koert
Switzerland
Local time: 07:47
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FYI


Explanation:
If you don't have any more context it's kind of difficult to be sure... As said in the discussion it could be a typo.
But just in case here is the use of this word in Chinese slang:
菜 - To be stupid.
菜了 - To fail, to be unsuccessful.
被菜 - To be beaten.
http://www.chinese-tools.com/chinese/slang/?q=菜

http://www.chinese-tools.com/chinese/slang/?q=菜了

Good luck.

Eric Koert
Switzerland
Local time: 07:47
Native speaker of: Native in DutchDutch, Native in EnglishEnglish
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