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27 Things British-Born Chinese People Know To Be True

"But where are you reeeeeally from?"

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2. And "Wow, your English is great!" really isn't a compliment.

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Thanks. I grew up here.

3. You get excited every time you see a Chinese person on British TV.

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7. Your favourite soap opera sounded like this.

Hollyoaks? Please, give me Princess Pearl any day.

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11. Which is why a rice cooker was the best thing your parents ever gave you.

12. You know that this is no ordinary supermarket. It's a glorious food paradise.

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Wing Yip: The Asian supermarket that dreams are made of.

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13. You've travelled the world.

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Hanging out with your cousins in Hong Kong and Taipei counts, right?

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21. Christmas has nothing on Chinese New Year.

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A holiday where you get cold, hard cash and eat loads of delicious Chinese food? Sorry, Santa.

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