How to differentiate Asian Languages. By Amy Dinh. Introduction. What Inspired Me to Talk About Asian Languages. A Couple of Reasons Other East Asians being mistaken as Chinese Ching Chong or Ching Chang Chong language. Comparing Sounds Chinese, Korean, Japanese and Vietnamese. - PowerPoint PPT Presentation
By Amy DinhHow to differentiate Asian Languages Introduction
A Couple of ReasonsOther East Asians being mistaken as ChineseChing Chong or Ching Chang Chong language
What Inspired Me to Talk About Asian LanguagesMandarin ChineseShrillExample: (N ho) (Zijin)
KoreanPoetic Example: (annyeonghaseyo)(annyeong)Comparing Sounds Chinese, Korean, Japanese and VietnameseJapaneseElegantPolysyllabicExample: (Ky wa) (Saynara)
Comparing Sounds Chinese, Korean, Japanese and Vietnamese ContdThere are 11 dialects in South Korea alone2 main regions that the dialects are in:NorthwesternCentralThere are roughly 7 dialects in ChinaThe 2 that are most used is:Putonghua (Mandarin)Yue (Cantonese)
Why is so Difficult to differentiateChineseKoreanSplit into northern, central, and southern regionsDifferent enunciation Relatively difficult to understand Central VietnamSplit into eastern and western regionsThere are over 100 dialects Pitch
Why is so Difficult to differentiate contdJapaneseVietnamesehttp://thinkzone.wlonk.com/Language/Korean-big.gifhttp://lechinois.com/character/speechsounds.htmlAlphabet Chart Mandarin ChineseKoreanhttp://files.myopera.com/vietnamese-tutor/blog/Picture1.jpghttp://images6.fanpop.com/image/photos/33700000/HIRAGANA-KATAKANA-learning-japanese-33795018-523-593.gifAlphabet chart contdJapaneseVietnameseCitationsShan, Jun. "Chinese Dialects."About.com Chinese Culture. N.p., n.d. Web. 05 Nov. 2013.Yuhee, Ananda. "Dublekick's Side." Dublekicks Side. N.p., n.d. Web. 05 Nov. 2013.Chung, L.A. "`Ching-chong'joke Spreadsignorance. MercuryNews.com. San Jose Mercury News, 16 Dec. 2006. Web. 05 Nov. 2013.