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by simonyeah
Mon Jul 24, 2006 6:05 pm
Forum: Translations & Chinese/English names
Topic: pinyin translation?
Replies: 11
Views: 28395

babycham_12 wrote:cool :D
how many languages are there in china???
wow, this is a question, :roll: there are many regional dialects in china... hoho... such as different languages in Shanghai, Chaozhou, Xiamen, etc. However, Mandarin is the official language in mainland China. :wink:
by simonyeah
Mon Jul 24, 2006 4:59 pm
Forum: Translations & Chinese/English names
Topic: somebody please help me translate this sentence
Replies: 4
Views: 15360

Re: thank you

ripper159 wrote:thank you for the brilliant translation. it's nicer of you if you can help me explain the usage of "与 - 和" meaning "and". in which case do we use 与 or 和?
from my point of view, they are the same while meaning "and"
by simonyeah
Mon Jul 24, 2006 4:44 pm
Forum: Translations & Chinese/English names
Topic: pinyin translation?
Replies: 11
Views: 28395

babycham_12 wrote:so im guessing that u speak chinese pretty well... :wink:
did u grow up in china or something?!
yep, i grow up in china, can speak Mandarin, Cantonese and Hakka.
by simonyeah
Mon Jul 24, 2006 3:58 pm
Forum: Translations & Chinese/English names
Topic: pinyin translation?
Replies: 11
Views: 28395

:wink: okz.... but isnt that kinda hard to teach over the internet?!.. oh well sounds fun :D :lol: well, it depends on what you wanna learn. if you only want to know the meaning of chinese characters, then I can translate it into English, however, if you wanna learn the pronunciation, then,..... we...
by simonyeah
Mon Jul 24, 2006 3:51 pm
Forum: Translations & Chinese/English names
Topic: pinyin translation?
Replies: 11
Views: 28395

babycham_12 wrote::cry: its not fair... i wanna kno chinese... :cry: everyone knows chinese except me :cry:
:) i can teach u then, if u wanna learn.
by simonyeah
Mon Jul 24, 2006 3:31 pm
Forum: Hakka dialects
Topic: Need Hakka speaker
Replies: 13
Views: 79670

Re: Need Hakka speaker

simonyeah wrote:
danteferry wrote:In this respect, can someone help me record on tape some Catholic prayers (seven) into Hakka pronunciation? I can e-mail the texts. Thank you! - Dante Ferry, Manila, Philippines

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I can speak hakka, I can do that if you still need help.
my email is rubiesluo@hotmail.com
by simonyeah
Mon Jul 24, 2006 3:30 pm
Forum: Hakka dialects
Topic: Need Hakka speaker
Replies: 13
Views: 79670

Re: Need Hakka speaker

danteferry wrote:In this respect, can someone help me record on tape some Catholic prayers (seven) into Hakka pronunciation? I can e-mail the texts. Thank you! - Dante Ferry, Manila, Philippines

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I can speak hakka, I can do that if you still need help.
by simonyeah
Mon Jul 24, 2006 2:57 pm
Forum: Translations & Chinese/English names
Topic: pinyin translation?
Replies: 11
Views: 28395

Re: pinyin translation?

kwoods wrote:some guy said the following to me. and i have searched and searched, and cant find what it means. I asked earlier if he spoke english, and this was the response

"na ni shi zhong guo ren hai shi"
I think it means "are you a chinese or...?"