《Illustrated Hong Kong Cantonese》
Language
Cantonese, Putonghua, Tagalog, Bahasa Indonesia, English
Publisher
SOW Publishing
ISBN
978-988-15733-7-7
Publication Date
July, 2018
Edition
First edition
Pages
344
Price
HK$150.00
  1. Tailor-made for helpers working in Hong Kong! The book is divided into 5 categories: ‘Basic’, ‘Living’, ‘Shopping’, ‘Eating’ and ‘Having fun’, over 2000 words and covering a wide spectrum of living experiences in Hong Kong.
  2. 5-language translation (Cantonese, Mandarin, Tagalog, Bahasa Indonesia and English) together with indication of pinyin and illustrations, learning made easy!
  3. Illustrations by local designer, showing you a truly authentic Hong Kong in a graceful way.
  4. Online audio clips (Cantonese) available, standard pronunciation in just one scan!

 

 

First Section:  Basic
Short sentences, Numbers, Time, Dates, Month‧Days of WEEK, The Four Seasons, Weather‧Climate, Warning Signals, 
The Earth, Animals, Insects, Body, Ways to Address, Professions, Senses‧Feelings, Adjectives, Verbs, Quantifiers

 

Second Section:  Living in Hong Kong
Directions, Places, Public Facilities, Transportation, Home, Tools, Hospital, Banks, Post Office and Regions, Airport, 
Hotel, Hong Kong Map, Common Names

 

Third Section:  Shopping in Hong Kong
Small Change, Colors‧Sizes, Styles, Clothes, Bags, Shoes, Electrical Appliances, Sundries, Skin Care Products, Cosmetics,
Accessories, Book Genres, Stationery, Flowers, Musical Instruments, Dried Seafood and Crude Medicine, Common Shops

 

Fourth Section:  Eating in Hong Kong
Utensils, Cooking Methods, Seasoning, Ingredients, Meat, Frozen Food, Seafood, Vegetables, Fruits, Restaurant Categories, 
Cha Chaan Ting [Typical Hong Kong-style Restaurant], Drinks, Chinese Restaurants, Dishes, Roasted Meat, Congee, 
Fried Dough Food, Bakery, Street Snacks, Traditional Local Snacks, Side Dishes, Snacks, Desserts, Common Shops

 

Fifth Section fifth:  Having Fun in Hong Kong
Tourist Attractions, Touring, Sports, Entertainment‧Recreation, Massage, Hairstyles, Cosmetology, Nail Art, 
Board Games and Card Games