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  1. China's Assimilationist Language Policy

    The Impact on Indigenous/Minority Literacy and Social Harmony

    Edited by Gulbahar H. Beckett, Gerard A. Postiglione

    Series: Comparative Development and Policy in Asia

    China has huge ethnic minorities – over 40 different groups with a total population of over 100 million. Over time China’s policies towards minority languages have varied, changing from policies which have accommodated minority languages to policies which have encouraged integration. At...

    Published October 27th 2011 by Routledge

  2. Cantonese: A Comprehensive Grammar

    2nd Edition

    By Stephen Matthews, Virginia Yip

    Series: Routledge Comprehensive Grammars

    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 description of the language, concentrating on the real patterns of use in current Cantonese. This makes it the ideal reference source for all...

    Published December 13th 2010 by Routledge

  3. Colloquial Cantonese 2nd edition

    2nd Edition

    By Dana Scott Bourgerie

    Series: Colloquial Series

    These two 60-miniute CDs, recorded by native speakers of Cantonese, are an invaluable component of the Colloquial Cantonese course. While reinforcing material from the book, the CDs also contain a variety of additional exercises, including role-playing, and a useful guide to pronunciation. Course...

    Published June 11th 2010 by Routledge

  4. Intermediate Cantonese

    A Grammar and Workbook

    By Virginia Yip, Stephen Matthews

    Series: Grammar Workbooks

    Intermediate Cantonese is designed for learners who have achieved basic proficiency and wish to progress to more complex language. Each of the 25 units combines clear, concise grammar explanations with communicatively-oriented exercises to help build confidence and fluency.* Suitable for...

    Published September 14th 2000 by Routledge

  5. Basic Cantonese

    A Grammar and Workbook

    By Virginia Yip, Stephen Matthews

    Series: Grammar Workbooks

    This Grammar and Workbook is ideal for learners of Cantonese wishing to take their knowledge of the language beyond the elementary level. Its twenty-eight units highlight the key building blocks of sentence structure and comprise a structured introduction to essential grammar points. Each unit...

    Published October 14th 1999 by Routledge

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