A concise Cantonese phrase book and guide to Cantonese language, "Essential Cantonese" contains basic vocabulary necessary for communicating in Cantonese.
Have you ever considered learning Cantonese, but been put off by the unusual look of the characters? Don't let yourself be scared away
Part of Tuttle Publishing's "Essential Phrasebooks" Series, "Essential Cantonese" is a great first introduction and beginner guide to the language of Hong Kong. Perfect for business people or tourist traveling to Canton or for students who want to supplement their learning (and get an A in Cantonese class ), this book's easy indexing feature allows it to act as an Cantonese phrasebook or as a Cantonese to English Dictionary / English to Cantonese Dictionary. A clever "point to" feature allows you to simply point to a phrase translated in Cantonese without the need to say a single word or read a single character. You will soon find yourself turning to "Essential Cantonese" again and again when visiting and working or interacting with Cantonese speakers
In this book you will find: Over 1500 practical sentences for everyday use. A glossary of over 200 terms and expressions. Terms and phrases covering essential aspects of traveling and living in China.
Titles in this bestselling series of phrasebooks include: "Essential Japanese, Essential Chinese, Essential Korean, Essential Tagalog, " and "Essential Arabic."
Cantonese - Phrase Book
Periplus Editions (HK), Limited