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Cantonese Studies Resources

Online Resources

Associations and Conferences

The Centre is committed to conducting and actively supporting scholarly research on Cantonese language and linguistics, capitalizing on the existing strengths of the Department of Chinese Language and Literature at The Chinese University of Hong Kong.

The Linguistic Society of Hong Kong’s (LSHK)  was Established in 1986. LSHK’s members are all teachers or students of linguistics and/or have published linguistics related research.

The official Newsletter of CLC founded in Fall 2002 as a bulletin board to publicize CLC activities and related news in the field of  teaching Chinese as a foreign/ second language.

 

Language Learning

developed by Center For Language Education (HK) for beginner or intermediate Cantonese learners.

The online encyclopedia of writing systems and languages

Show entries with Yale / Jyutping Cantonese matching: (耶鲁 / 粤拼 粤语拼音)

Cantonese resource blog for independent language learners 

 

Podcasts

Designed by professionals for carrying out conversations and vocabulary usage, and are categorized by ability levels with download and other interactive options provided, and recommended for immediate to advanced Cantonese speakers.

Cantonese lessons in audios by RTHK.

Cantonese training system consists of free daily podcast audio lessons, video lessons, Cantonese Word of the Day

Contact Us

Resources in Chinese:

Jing Liu: jing.liu@ubc.ca

Asian Library

Resources in English:

Allan Cho: allan.cho@ubc.ca

Koerner Library