When the phone starts to ring, what do you say when you answer? Hi? Hello? What’s up? In China, the most common telephone opener is “喂(wéi),” which is similar to “Hi!” or “Hello!” It’s a quick way to respond, and it’s easy to remember because it rhymes with “hey.”
“Wéi, nín hǎo! Wǒ shì Jennifer.”
“喂， 您 ...