Archive for August, 2007

Saturday, August 25th, 2007

1 year and 8 months of study

After 1 year and 8 months of study, this is how my Cantonese sounds like in an impromptu speech. This was not scripted and the words just came freely from my brain without translations. So its all automatic so I’m bound to make some obvious mistakes.
For example, I said 不嬲 bat1 lau1, but […]

21 Comments » - Posted in Cantonese by 馬先生

Sunday, August 19th, 2007

What I sound like in Cantonese

I used to think that if I spoke quickly I would sound more fluent. As shocked as I was, I recorded my voice and couldn’t understand 1 word I said. As soon as I slowed down making clear sounds for each character I sounded much better, but still sounded like a “gwai lou”.
When […]

6 Comments » - Posted in Cantonese by 馬先生

Saturday, August 4th, 2007

Transcript: Sweet and sour friendship

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