This is not a good weekend. I woke up this morning to discover that while I’d been sleeping, police had begun tear gassing protestors in my home town. Please read this, because it really is breaking my heart.
Quick background: Hong Kong was a British colony for 99…
My city is in chaos.
This is what’s happening to Hong Kong right this minute.
It is difficult for me to put into words, but simply put, University students started a class boycott movement demanding democracy and universal suffrage from the Hong Kong and Chinese Government this…
Not going to comment on anything but will be praying for peace and safety in Hong Kong.
Some of our linguistically inclined Cantonese friends wouldn’t let us publish China Simplified: Language Gymnastics without including this beloved Cantonese tongue twister.
The Cantonese recording (courtesy of George Lau) and English translation are provided below. We hope you enjoy it!
Traditional Chinese Characters: