F2F Class Notes (Li)[S]

Vocabulary

dialect: a form of language that is spoken in a particular area

eg. Cantonese is a dialect that is widely spoken in some parts of China.

mimic: to copy someone’s behaviour or speech

eg. He is good at mimicking other accents.

vent: to express (emotions) in a loud or angry manner

eg. She vented her frustrations by kicking the car.

Speaking

Sometimes when I get mad or when I become nervous, I speak Chinese. My friend is learning Cantonese so because of her I find that I pronounce the wrong pronunciation. Because we have daily conversation so we don’t have to be strict with our pronunciation. Cantonese it can be writing.

Revised: 

Sometimes when I get mad or when I become nervous, I speak Chinese. My friend is learning Cantonese so because of her I find that I have been pronouncing the words wrong. Because we have daily conversations so we don’t have to be strict with our pronunciation. Cantonese it can be writing.  can be written. 

Pronunciation

gossip – goh-sip

Grammar

when I just born – when I was born

crowdy – crowded