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Learn Vietnamese Online: Chân đăm đá chân chiêu

Learn Vietnamese Online: Chân đăm đá chân chiêu

“Chân đăm đá chân chiêu” indicates the condition of an unsteady body, one foot kicking the other. It is often used to describe a drunk/sick person or someone who has to carry something too heavy that the legs cannot control as desired.

VLS’ Student: Jonathan

VLS’ Student: Jonathan

We bet that the flag he was giving to Ms. Hằng is not the main highlighted part of the photo but his “dép tổ ong” or “honey comb sandals”.

Vietnamese Culture: Dép tổ ong

Vietnamese Culture: Dép tổ ong

“Dép tổ ong” or the “honeycomb sandal” is made of rubber. It has an ivory white with a thick sole and a simple design with the strap in the hexagonal pattern like a honeycomb. That’s why it is called “honeycomb sandal”.