古 / Antiquity
From T.L. Stedman and K.P. Lee. Chinese-English Phrase Book in the Canton Dialect, or Dialogues on Ordinary Life, Brentano’s, 1920.
Shall I continue to wait for an answer?
The news now is very old.
The English pronunciation is difficult.
But this is Chinese; you must have it translated.
Please carry this letter to the post-office for me.
Please send this letter.
Will you let me have a sheet of paper?
Oh, Sam, why have you come so late?