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Taishanese, or in the Cantonese romanization Toishanese is a dialect of Yue Chinese. .... San Jose Mercury News, San Jose, CA; Defense Language Institute (1964), Chinese-Cantonese (Toishan) Basic Course, Washington, DC: Defense ...


Cantonese is a sub-variety under the Yue dialect group. If all varieties of ... Washington, DC: Chinese Language Teachers Association. McGinnis, S. (2008).


CURRENT POSITION Professor of Chinese Language and Linguistics .... # 061855, Educational Resources Information Center, Washington , D.C. 360 pp.


Professor. Current Research Projects: Min and Miao; Issues in Chinese Dialectology: Taxonomy, Typology, Stratification and Areal Linguistics; Typological study ...


Apr 21, 2015 ... Overview: Yue Chinese, including Cantonese, is one of the most important varieties of the Chinese language, spoken in many areas of ...


Second only to Mandarin [cmn] in use. All domains. All ages. Positive attitudes. Also use Mandarin Chinese [cmn], which many understand, speaking it only with  ...


How does one distinguish between Cantonese and Mandarin variations of Chinese? ... ISO/CD 639-6: Codes for the representation of names of languages – Part 6: .... Washington, DC 20540-4402. USA .... The ISO 639-3 code set defines cmn as Mandarin Chinese and yue as Yue Chinese (of which Cantonese is a dialect).


Dana Bourgerie is a Professor of Chinese in the Department of Asian and Near ... With Lin QI and Yu LIU. ... Washington, D.C. Georgetown University Press.


Washington, DC 20003. phone: 202.546.0055 fax: 202.546.0511. Visit our Website. Languages: Bengali, Chinese (Mandarin), Chinese (Yue/Cantonese), ...


... obtained his PhD in Linguistics at Georgetown University, Washington, D.C., USA. ... from the 13th International Conference on Cantonese & Yue Dialects (pp.