Singlish word: Chin chye (Cantonese dialect)
To be okay with anything / anything is fine.
In the video, Cynthia was okay with Johnson getting any kind of food for her. So to Johnson’s question, ‘What would you like?’, Cynthia’s response was ‘Chin chye,’ aka ‘Anything.’
Wife: Should I get the yellow or orange pail?
Husband: Chin chye lah! It’s just a pail!
He is (a) very chin chye (person). Why not you pick a restaurant and just inform him later? He will be fine with that.
Singlish word: Shiok
To express satisfaction after experiencing something.
In the video, the food was so good that Cynthia and Johnson both exclaimed ‘Shiok!’
(After being under the hot sun for an hour and then stepping into an airconditioned mall): Wah shiok!
The massage was really shiok man!
A: How was the dinner?
B: There’s only one word to describe it, ‘Shiok.’