Tones of Cantonese

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Jurgen Reunis

Tones of Cantonese

Postby Jurgen Reunis » Sun Jan 07, 2001 12:18 pm

Hi
I'm doing a paper on the sounds of Cantonese, and I wonder if anybody could give me the tone in which certain Cantonese words are spoken ...
e.g. (I'll write the English translation)
apple
library
girl
...
Thanx

yinshin

Re: Tones of Cantonese

Postby yinshin » Tue Feb 06, 2001 6:05 pm

Hello.
which kind of presentation of tone do you want?
you want the frequency of the 9 tone?
or the other presentation such as
詩史試時市事??
p.s are you chinese?
if u a, i can explain itin chinese
: Hi
: I'm doing a paper on the sounds of Cantonese, and I wonder if anybody could give me the tone in which certain Cantonese words are spoken ...
: e.g. (I'll write the English translation)
: apple
: library
: girl
: ...
: Thanx

yinshin

Re: Tones of Cantonese

Postby yinshin » Tue Feb 06, 2001 6:06 pm

:HI Hello.
: which kind of presentation of tone do you want?
: you want the frequency of the 9 tone?
: or the other presentation such as
: 詩史試時市事??
: p.s are you chinese?
: if u a, i can explain itin chinese
: : Hi
: : I'm doing a paper on the sounds of Cantonese, and I wonder if anybody could give me the tone in which certain Cantonese words are spoken ...
: : e.g. (I'll write the English translation)
: : apple
: : library
: : girl
: : ...
: : Thanx


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