Do you like eat food with chopsticks?

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Do you like eat food with chopsticks?

Postby chemman » Thu Aug 23, 2007 4:11 am

In Hong Kong, I've seen some other countries'people use chopsticks and they look like enjoy using them.
How about you?
Do you enjoy using chopsticks?

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Postby Dixie » Thu Aug 23, 2007 9:29 am

I look very funny when trying to eat with chopsticks :lol: I tried to learn while I was in China but I couldn't... Nobody taught me either... :x

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Postby *TriCuong* » Tue Aug 28, 2007 4:35 am

I'm Vietnamese so I use chopstick everyday :) but using a fork with a knife is very difficult :?

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Postby MissLT » Tue Aug 28, 2007 4:52 pm

Dixie wrote:I look very funny when trying to eat with chopsticks :lol: I tried to learn while I was in China but I couldn't... Nobody taught me either... :x

Don't worry. I don't know how to hold them the correct way. I just hold them like I'd hold my pen. It works, though. :oops:

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Postby vince90 » Tue Aug 28, 2007 6:52 pm

LennyeTran wrote:
Dixie wrote:I look very funny when trying to eat with chopsticks :lol: I tried to learn while I was in China but I couldn't... Nobody taught me either... :x

Don't worry. I don't know how to hold them the correct way. I just hold them like I'd hold my pen. It works, though. :oops:


Me too. I can’t hold chopsticks in the right hand. I use them in the left hand.

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Postby MissLT » Sun Sep 02, 2007 2:21 am

Are you left-handed, Vince?

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Postby metaltoy » Fri Sep 28, 2007 4:17 pm

We usually use chopsticks to eat.
I like to use chopsticks.
BTW, two days ago when I was eating lunch as usual,one of my chopsticks broke.
I was really surprised. Because chopsticks seldom broke. And it is said that chopstick broken cause unfortunate things in Japan.
It really became a hard day after that.
I made a mistake at work.
I forgot to go to dentist.
My daughter didn't stop crying at night...

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Postby Hardi » Sat Sep 29, 2007 5:19 pm

Never used them. I think I would rather use fingers. Just imagine how a hungry cat or puppy try to eat too hot food. Well I would be same mad like that cat/puppy and act similar if cant eat well.. :lol:

PS. metaltoy believe the fact that I were replying after you here now, is a really very good omen. You will have a really really very good time now on. :)

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Postby MissLT » Sun Sep 30, 2007 7:25 pm

metaltoy wrote:We usually use chopsticks to eat.
I like to use chopsticks.
BTW, two days ago when I was eating lunch as usual,one of my chopsticks broke.
I was really surprised. Because chopsticks seldom broke. And it is said that chopstick broken cause unfortunate things in Japan.
It really became a hard day after that.
I made a mistake at work.
I forgot to go to dentist.
My daughter didn't stop crying at night...

:shock: Really? Does it also count if you broke those wooden, instant chopsticks in Japanese restaurants when you were trying to separate them?

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Postby MissLT » Sun Sep 30, 2007 7:28 pm

Dixie wrote:I look very funny when trying to eat with chopsticks :lol: I tried to learn while I was in China but I couldn't... Nobody taught me either... :x

How to use chopsticks

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Postby Dixie » Sun Sep 30, 2007 7:34 pm

Thanks Len! :D

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Postby metaltoy » Mon Oct 01, 2007 2:50 pm

LennyeTran wrote:shock: Really? Does it also count if you broke those wooden, instant chopsticks in Japanese restaurants when you were trying to separate them?


No, It's unlucky that chopsticks break in half lengwise while eating.

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Postby metaltoy » Mon Oct 01, 2007 3:10 pm

Hardi wrote:Never used them. I think I would rather use fingers. Just imagine how a hungry cat or puppy try to eat too hot food. Well I would be same mad like that cat/puppy and act similar if cant eat well.. :lol:

PS. metaltoy believe the fact that I were replying after you here now, is a really very good omen. You will have a really really very good time now on. :)


I recomend you try to use chopstikes.
It is said that using chopsticks is good for our brains in Japan. We need a good hand control to use them.
Having a good hand control leads to having a good brain.

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Postby Hardi » Mon Oct 01, 2007 4:21 pm

metaltoy wrote:I recomend you try to use chopstikes.
It is said that using chopsticks is good for our brains in Japan. We need a good hand control to use them.
Having a good hand control leads to having a good brain.
I have immunity of brains. It's really bitty, even though I'm so old already, I still haven't get them.. when most other people already have get them in their childhood.

But as brainless person, I understand so that when I use chopsticks here, then as result, you all in Japan will have good brains. So if that's the case I may try. I'm not envious for making your brain better

I tried with 2 pencil to pick stuff it seems it may be possible to use them.

Anyway, I wonder what wood is best for making chopsticks.. I think Juniperus should be best of these trees growing here. It's strong. also wooden spoons usually have made by it.. When I was kid I wanted to make a spoon from Juniperus, but it was so hard to cut That I couldn't. Even though it was a dead tree when I cut it from forest(I had no hearth to cut living one) after it dry inside of house it got so hard. that even sharpest knife couldn't cut it well..

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Postby TearHere » Wed Oct 03, 2007 4:36 am

*TriCuong* wrote:I'm Vietnamese so I use chopstick everyday :) but using a fork with a knife is very difficult :?


I guess it's just a matter of getting used to it.. I'm a trying-hard chopstick user. :oops: So it's good for you TriCuong, that you use it everyday..

After I have eaten a dish with the use of chopsticks, my hands started to ache.. :lol: :lol: I guess i put too much pressure to hold it in place so that it doesn't fall.. It's embarassing, so when I go to a Chinese restaurant, I request for spoon and fork..But there's so much room for learning..maybe one day.. :roll:

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Postby Oriani » Wed Oct 03, 2007 2:18 pm

I don't know how to use them. One day, a guy invited me to eat Chinese food and we had to use the shopsticks.. wow.. it was so embarrasing for me because I didn't even know how to start.. :oops: ( I said I wasn't hungry) :oops: :oops:

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Postby MissLT » Thu Oct 04, 2007 2:31 am

metaltoy wrote:
Hardi wrote:Never used them. I think I would rather use fingers. Just imagine how a hungry cat or puppy try to eat too hot food. Well I would be same mad like that cat/puppy and act similar if cant eat well.. :lol:

PS. metaltoy believe the fact that I were replying after you here now, is a really very good omen. You will have a really really very good time now on. :)


I recomend you try to use chopstikes.
It is said that using chopsticks is good for our brains in Japan. We need a good hand control to use them.
Having a good hand control leads to having a good brain.

But I thought if you use it too much, it would give you arthritis when you get old? :?

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Postby Vega » Thu Oct 04, 2007 11:38 am

metaltoy wrote:It is said that using chopsticks is good for our brains in Japan.


I heard the same effect gives buttoning a shirt. As to chopsticks, nobody uses them except in a Chinese restaurant here, actually I'm not got used to use them too...But if I'm someday in China, I will. :) ...or When I'm in Rome, I will do as Romans do and so forth. :P

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Postby metaltoy » Thu Oct 04, 2007 3:10 pm

LennyeTran wrote:But I thought if you use it too much, it would give you arthritis when you get old? :?


Never.
Chopstiks for me are something like knife and fork for you.
So I can't use knife and fork well instead. :(

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Re: Do you like eat food with chopsticks?

Postby Annaa » Fri Jun 06, 2008 6:17 pm

I`d like 2 try but I never tried it cuz in my country isn`t any restaurant that u could eat with chopstticks :evil: :~:
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Re: Do you like eat food with chopsticks?

Postby HuahYu » Tue Jun 10, 2008 8:14 am

I like to eat food with chopsticks, it's just like a culture for us. My grandma don't like people to make some noice with chopstick while eating, she will knock our head with chopsticks if we does it. Chopsticks also can use as weapon to teach a kids... ;-)
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