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flyingmonkey

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I have some Taiwanese relatives and I'm trying to understand what this phrase is. 

 

I'm not 100% sure I'm getting this right, but I think I'm hearing 這樣子. It typically will be them seeming to reply to something being said, because it'll often be said more like:

"Oh, jiang zi", or something close to that. 

 

 

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Oh I see I answered the wrong question.  The Chinese is 这样子得 I believe, although it's mostly a spoken phrase and I'm not sure it's often used in written Chinese.  As you note it is frequently slurred together because everyone already knows what it means.  Kinda like saying gotcha or whatchadoin.

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