Intermediate Cantonese

by Beverly Hong-Fincher, Ph.D.
with the assistance of Helenia Pan and Laura Wong

Learn to express yourself in Cantonese, both orally and in writing, clearly and accurately.

Using these materials, you can:

Learn to speak and understand Cantonese through discussions of contemporary topics between two good friends.

Watch video and read about having a tea brunch, politics among Chinese twenty-somethings, the Olympics, 9-11, SARS, and more. Table of Contents

Explore 20 units, 10,000 audio clips, dozens of exercises, hundreds of footnotes, and over 58 minutes of video performed by native speakers.

 Classroom-Tested and Peer-Reviewed

Intermediate Cantonese was developed and peer-reviewed by Cantonese language experts, and was tested and reviewed by college students using it as their textbook.

It can be used either by independent learners or by students in a traditional or self-instructional classroom setting, and is the equivalent of the material covered in a one-year college course.

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