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A Dictionary of Cantonese Slang
Language: en
Pages: 492
Authors: Christopher Hutton
Categories: Foreign Language Study
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: University of Hawaii Press

A Dictionary of Hong Kong English
Language: en
Pages: 300
Authors: Patrick J. Cummings
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-06-01 - Publisher: Hong Kong University Press

This book is the first dictionary of Hong Kong English. It includes only words and word senses that are particular to Hong Kong English, legitimizing it as a va
ABC Cantonese-English Comprehensive Dictionary
Language: en
Pages: 1248
Authors: Robert S. Bauer
Categories: Foreign Language Study
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020 - Publisher: ABC Chinese Dictionary

Cantonese is spoken by an estimated 73 million people worldwide. It remains hugely influential and a source of great pride--especially for its speakers in Hong
Cantonese: A Comprehensive Grammar
Language: en
Pages: 544
Authors: Stephen Matthews
Categories: Foreign Language Study
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-05-24 - Publisher: Routledge

Cantonese: A Comprehensive Grammar is a complete reference guide to Cantonese as spoken by native speakers in Hong Kong. It presents a fresh and accessible desc
Complete Cantonese (Learn Cantonese with Teach Yourself)
Language: en
Pages: 368
Authors: Hugh Baker
Categories: Foreign Language Study
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-05-18 - Publisher: Hachette UK

Is this the right course for me? This new and improved Edition of Complete Cantonese will take you effortlessly from beginner to confident speaker. Whether you
Digital Humanities and New Ways of Teaching
Language: en
Pages: 254
Authors: Anna Wing-bo Tso
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-01-10 - Publisher: Springer

This volume includes a variety of first-hand case studies, critical analyses, action research and reflective practice in the digital humanities which ranges fro
Cantonese as a Second Language
Language: en
Pages: 286
Authors: John C. Wakefield
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-04-09 - Publisher: Routledge

Cantonese is a language from southern China that is spoken by roughly 70 million people worldwide. It is the language of Hong Kong cinema and has traditionally
Today Hong Kong, Tomorrow the World
Language: en
Pages: 237
Authors: Mark L. Clifford
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-02-01 - Publisher: St. Martin's Press

A gripping history of China's deteriorating relationship with Hong Kong, and its implications for the rest of the world. For 150 years as a British colony, Hong
Curse + Berate in 69+ Languages
Language: en
Pages: 284
Authors: R. V. Branham
Categories: Foreign Language Study
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-02-01 - Publisher: Catapult

For those times when “you blackguard!” just won’t do, Sinister Wisdom supplies an amazing array of crude, vulgar, offensive, scurrilous, lewd, and otherwi
Historical Dictionary of Hong Kong Cinema
Language: en
Pages: 654
Authors: Lisa Odham Stokes
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-01-15 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers

Hong Kong cinema began attracting international attention in the 1980s. By the early 1990s, Hong Kong had become "Hollywood East" as its film industry rose to f