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Chinese Dialect
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Learning Mandarin, with all the BeijingER flourishes.

Keepin it hutong, yo. Werd.
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Posted 8/31/10
some areas of china has different slat?
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Cantonese but I'm trying to learn how to speak Mandarin as well...
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25 / F / Mongolia
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mandarin
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Posted 11/10/10
what does Teochew mean?
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Posted 11/11/10

superlaan wrote:

what does Teochew mean?


Chaozhou
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Posted 11/19/10
Cantonese
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Posted 11/21/10
So, Chaozhou and Teochew is the sam dialect?
I can speak Chaozhou, but it's hard to find ppl, who are talking Chaozhou too. its not very in common ,is it?
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Posted 11/21/10

JD_Chen wrote:

So, Chaozhou and Teochew is the sam dialect?
I can speak Chaozhou, but it's hard to find ppl, who are talking Chaozhou too. its not very in common ,is it?


It is one and the same, the word 'Teochew' comes from the pronunciation of 'Chaozhou' in Chaozhou, as in:


Wo si teo chew nang- le jai wo da mi gai boh?


Which is a rather crude rendering into English.

Also, I think it is common, Wikipedia says that there are over 10.000.000 speakers, but, it is wikipedia we are talking about.
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Posted 12/5/10
A dialect derived from Cantonese. I don't know how it is written in English
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cantonese and shanghainese. It's funny 'cause some people who speak cantonese think the people who speak shanghainese are angry and some people who speak shanghainese think people who speak cantonese are angry.
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24 / F / Here :3
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I speak cantonese and taishanese.
I'm hoping to learn some mandarin.
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Posted 1/22/11
i speak hakka and a lil cantonese
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Posted 1/23/11
Teochew here
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I speak a dialect similar to cantonese, don't know how to say it in english.
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