Re: USAGE: Cantonal spelling
|From:||Adam Walker <dreamertwo@...>|
|Date:||Tuesday, September 25, 2001, 10:38|
I'll look for it. YOu've got me curious. Maryknoll doesn't exist here, but
I'm planning to go down to TLI and re-enroll sometime this week. I'll ask.
Actually, Taiwanese is a school subject now, but it's not widely implimented
So lift the cup of joy and take a big drink.
In spite of it all it's a beautiful world.
>From: laokou <laokou@...>
>Date: Sun, 3 Jan 1999 09:45:03 -0500
> >It has been said that
> > there is a mnemonic poem, two lines of four characters each, where
> > each character is a different tone; first syllable, first tone,
> > second syllable, second tone, etc.
>Adam, since you're there, maybe you could hunt down that poem? Taiwanese
>don't study Taiwanese formally in school, so you're unlikely to find an
>average Joe who knows it, but if you study at TLI or Mary Knoll (does
>Kaohsiung have these? they must.), a Taiwanese teacher may know.
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