Cantonese facts for kids
Cantonese might mean:
- Cantonese language, a Chinese language
- Something related to Guangzhou, a city in China that used to be called Canton in English
- Cantonese cuisine, a style of Chinese cuisine from Guangdong province
Images for kids
Street in Chinatown, San Francisco. Cantonese has traditionally been the dominant Chinese variant among Chinese populations in the Western world.
Chinese dictionary from the Tang dynasty. Modern Cantonese pronunciation preserves almost all terminal consonants (-m -n -ng, -p -t -k) from Middle Chinese.
Cantonese Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.