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广东话拼音

太中国人说广东话 。我正在学一点儿广东话。它拼音是艰苦的。广东话拼音有六tones还是九?中国人们告诉我他有六tones; 中国人呢们也告诉我他有九。需要帮助,

我想请说英语。

For learning: Chinese (Cantonese)
Base language: Chinese (Mandarin)
Category: Language

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    jyutping

     

    Both are correct from the book I read recently.

    If we mark every tone by numbers, there will be : High tone:1.2.3.7 Low tone:4.5.6.9 Mid Tone :8 No tone 7,tone 8 and tone 9 in around 50% of Cantonese. That means half Cantonese only have 6 tones, the other half have 9 tones.

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