Cantonese under threat in China



Spoken language

Cantonese historically known as Canton) and its surrounding area in Southeastern China. It is the traditional prestige variety of the Yue Chinese dialect group, which has over 80 million native speakers. Wikipedia

Dialects: Xiguan; Hong Kong; Malaysian

Region: Guangdong, eastern Guangxi

Writing system: Written Cantonese; Cantonese Braille; Written Chinese




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