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deppbbey
the differences in Chinese language? hello everyone :)
I just want to ask, what is the difference between Cantonese and Mandarin ? (or is it the same?)
I heard from my friend that different region speak different kind of dialect (like.. In mainland China, the dialect is different from Taiwan).
thank you :D
Sep 19, 2008 11:07 PM
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lovely girl,if you want to learn chinese,"Mandarin" is ok.
September 24, 2008
Thank you for the info :D
So if I want to learn Chinese language.. what kind of dialect should I learn? which dialect applies to a lot of region in China? :D sorry for being so bothersome with all my questions :D
September 22, 2008
Oh, thank you for the info :D
September 22, 2008
Hi~
There are quite a lot  of dialects in China, Cantonese is just the most famous among those.
Just like...
In korea ,most people in Seoul speak standard Korean. But people in Daegu offen speak dialect.
In Germany, most people in Hanover speak Hochdeutsch. But in other region there are various of Dialekte.
Language is always fun!~
September 22, 2008

中国是一个大国,每一个中国的民族都有自己的语言。但是作为一个国家,必须有一个统一的语言。而这个语言,就是“普通话”。比如粤语作为中国古代语言的一种,仍然在部分地区使用,这就是方言了~

China is a large country,nearly every chinese nationaliy have their own language,but,be a country ,must have a  official language,it is "Mandarin".And Cantonese is a ancient languages,still useing in some areas,we called that dialect.

September 21, 2008
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deppbbey
Language Skills
Chinese (Mandarin), English, German, Indonesian, Korean
Learning Language
Chinese (Mandarin), German, Korean