Cantonese dialect

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Synonyms for Cantonese dialect

the dialect of Chinese spoken in Canton and neighboring provinces and in Hong Kong and elsewhere outside China

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Three detained in China over pro-Cantonese rally Chinese police have confirmed the detention of three people for disrupting public order during a weekend rally in Guangzhou for the preservation of the region's Cantonese dialect.
Xi Xi's use of symbolic characters to stand for certain people, the pleasure she takes in surrealist descriptions, and the language games she uses to correspond to the Cantonese dialect make perusal a difficult job even for the wary reader.
The new package features 12 channels in the Mandarin dialect, two channels in the Cantonese dialect, one channel in the Fujianese dialect, one English-language channel and one Spanish and French-language channel.
Guandong TV -- A special news and entertainment channel broadcast in the Cantonese dialect, featuring news, lifestyle, fashion, entertainment and TV dramas.
The Company's e-commerce platform, called mymyJ is under development, and translates English to Mandarin and Cantonese dialects seamlessly, so Small and Medium U.
Source: US Census; "Chinese" is a combination of Mandarin and Cantonese dialects.
Beta-testing of mymyJ platform is on-going and the Company anticipates launching its proprietary technology, which translates English to Mandarin and Cantonese dialects seamlessly, so Small and Medium U.
Created in Mandarin and Cantonese dialects, "Better Living in USA" is the first original in-language program produced entirely in the U.
In addition to providing Chinese-language Motorola handsets, Red Pocket Mobile's customer service representatives speak Mandarin and Cantonese dialects of Chinese along with English.
The first of its kind in the nation, low-income women can access the DHS statewide hotline (800/511-2300) for information in Spanish, Vietnamese, Korean and Chinese -- both Mandarin and Cantonese dialects.
Tornado Messenger now supports Mandarin and Cantonese dialects, making it the first trilingual unified messaging platform.