A Dictionary of Cantonese Slang: The Language of Hong Kong Movies, Street Gangs and City Life

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Hurst, 2005 - Cantonese dialects - 492 pages
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Providing a description and analysis of Hong Kong vernacular Cantonese speech styles, notably the language of the Triad-dominated criminal underworld, of teenagers and of Hong Kong movies and comics, this reference text is arranged alphabetically in both Cantonese and English.

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Contents

Index
464
References
482
Abbreviation for sources
490
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About the author (2005)

Christopher Hutton has taught Yiddish Studies at the University of Texas at Austin and general and English linguistics in Hong Kong.

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