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Deuimhjyuh, ngoh Leih Sluje. In terms of air air flow the American and Cantonese ch’ s are alike — both are stops with aspirated release.

He can speak Mandarin. The instructor speaks at natural speed, and the students learn to comprehend and speak at the same natural speed.

Keuih haih mhhaih Seuhnghoiyahn a? Each lesson contains five sections: Repeat loud and clear during the pause after each syllable or group of camtonese. Jess 3 times je 3 times The Cantonese j sound is said with lips rounded before rounded vowels, and spread before unrounded vowels.

Ngoh sing seems more commonly used than siusing, but gwaising is more common than Neih cxntonese meyeh a? From that menu select ” Save Link As Meihgwokyahn sik mhsik gong Gwong- dungwa a? Neihdeih haih Seuhng- hoiyahn. Vantonese Siuje sik mhsik gong Cantoonese a? Hhgoi neih joi gong yat chi. The graphs of the sentence contours above represent the rise and fall of the voice pitch throughout the length of the sentence. Jeung Sluje hohk aaung aaung hohk aeung hohk Yingaan dl aaung hohk dl Yingaan 58 sentence suf.


Americans cantonse Chinese descent in the U. The students who absorb language structures better through learning model sentences and drilling variations of the model can concentrate on the Basic Conversations and Pattern Drills, and skimp on the Structure Notes. The tongue pressing against the roof of the mouth stops the flow of air entirely, then lets go and allows the air to flow through again, accompanied by a puff of air.

Now recite one by one. Neih haih ngoh pahngyauh. He is someone named Wong. Click on “Allow” when your browser asks for permission to access the microphone. The initials are consonants. They will not be able to discuss politics or their jobs or other topics of a specialized nature. Whereas the English verb changes form in concord with the subject — I am, You are, Cantondse is —the Cantonese verb remains in one form regardless of the subject.

Choose the Cantonese course you want below:. Keuih sik gong Gwongdungwa.

The Culture Notes comment on some Cantonese life patterns which differ from our own. A replies, and asks B what C’s name is. ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. Keuih haih mhhaih sing Hoh 5.

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Yihga neihdeih mhhou tai syu, ganjyuh ngoh duhk. You can hear the voicing, and if you put your hand on your throat over the Adam’s apple, you can feel the vibration of the vocal chords. East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion.


Ngoh sik gong Gwongdungwa. A Cantonese-English glossary appears at the end of each volume, three columns presenting respectively a romanization, the appropriate characters, and the gloss. See Drill 13 III. Keuihdeih slk gong Gwokyuh. In Seuhnghoiwa tuhng Gwokyuh keuih dou sik gong ga. Seuhnghoiwa cwntonese He can speak both Shanghai Gwokyuh keuih dialect and Mandarin.

Students will read the notes of each lesson outside of class, and questions they have on the text will be answered in English by the linguist during periods set catonese for that purpose.

The system of romanization used in the text is a modification of the Huang-Kok Yale romanization. Test whether you can keep the vowel open before nasal final by stopping you nose as you say: Keuih sing Lauh ge.

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Gam, keuih sik mhsik Jungman 2. My name is American?

There are a few cases in which this rule doesn’t work, but basically, you can test whether a new word you hear is a verb by asking whether you can say mh new word.