ERIC Number: ED168317
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1974
Reference Count: 0
Useful Phrases in English: Cantonese. Language SOS.
Los Angeles Unified School District, CA.
This English-Cantonese phrase book is designed for the English speaking person learning Cantonese. The useful phrases and vocabulary words are divided into eleven sections: basic needs and safety; greetings and amenities; getting acquainted; directions and classroom articles; calendar, numbers, and time; subjects; shapes, sizes, and colors; body parts and body actions; spatial relations and relative terms; family; and community. In each section the entries include the English phrase and the Cantonese translation. A pronunciation guide to Romanized Cantonese is appended. (NCR)
Descriptors: Basic Skills, Cantonese, Chinese, Grammar, Instructional Materials, Language Instruction, Pronunciation Instruction, Second Language Learning, Sentences, Uncommonly Taught Languages, Vocabulary, Word Lists
Publications Unit, Los Angeles Unified School District, 450 N. Grand, Rm. G230, Los Angeles, California 90012
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Reference Materials - Vocabularies/Classifications
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Los Angeles Unified School District, CA.
Identifiers: KEYS Project; Knowledge of English Yields Success Project; Phrase Book
Note: A cassette is available to accompany the text.