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  1. Lifestyle - Family & Education - UP CLOSE & PERSONAL

    Up close and personal

    Posted Sep 16th 2012, 12:00am by Rupert Chan

    ... life. Rupert Chan is a recently retired university administrator, and chairman of the Chung Ying Theatre Company Bliss and tell: our great expectation ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/family-education/article/1036824/close-and-personal
  2. Rings of confidence

    Posted Jun 17th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Rupert Chan familypost@scmp.com As the parents of three children, we began by taking great pains in caring for Phoebe, our first born. Then we slackened a bit with her younger brother, ... irrespective of their gender. Rupert Chan is a recently retired university administrator, and chairman of the Chung Ying Theatre Company ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/1004198/rings-confidence
  3. Words find a way

    Posted Dec 04th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Rupert Chan familypost@scmp.com Communication, or rather the lack of it, is frequently given as the cause for almost every mistake, mishap or form of misconduct. I neither understand, nor ... in communicating. Rupert Chan is a recently retired university administrator and chairman of the Chung Ying Theatre Company ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/986771/words-find-way
  4. Making sport of dad

    Posted Oct 09th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Rupert Chan familypost@scmp.com I've raised three ungrateful children; the exception is Chocolate, my fourth- except dogs don't count. Phoebe, Phoebus and Fabian blame me- or my ... teaching them how to swim or ride a bicycle: one must know when to let go [of that supporting hand], or they will never learn how to do it on their own.' Rupert Chan is a recently retired ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/981306/making-sport-dad
  5. Play it for all it's worth

    Posted Sep 04th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Rupert Chan familypost@scmp.com I have given talks on drama to schoolchildren and also taught the subject in continuing education courses to schoolteachers and arts administrators. Each ... in your hand, coming closer and closer, step by step towards me, in a most threatening manner that scares me to death.' Have fun! Rupert Chan is a recently retired university administrator ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/978030/play-it-all-its-worth
  6. Why did I bring it up?

    Posted Mar 11th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Rupert Chan familypost@scmp.com I was complaining online to my three children about the training of Chocolate, our toy poodle. We bought him a toy to improve his IQ. It was a sort ... for advice, Your reply will be concise; And she'll listen very nicely, Then go out and do precisely what she wants!' Rupert Chan is a recently retired university administrator and chairman ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/995100/why-did-i-bring-it
  7. Letters

    Posted Dec 27th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Language rights Kiyoko Yamashita ('Linguistic insights', December 26) must have misinterpreted Rupert Chan's intention in the language debate. While a language can be used by all who care to learn it (whether they learn the language well or not being a separate issue), it does have an ethnic origin and is native to specific regions and groups of population. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/439322/letters
  8. Letters

    Posted Dec 26th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Linguistic insights Am I alone in being troubled when Rupert Chan talks about 'other people's language' ('Mind your language', December 19)? Is Mr Chan suggesting that a language belongs only to a certain group, for example, that Cantonese belongs only to the Chinese and English only to the British? If so, he seems to contradict himself by giving insights ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/439278/letters
  9. Linguistic tyranny

    Posted Nov 19th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... I refer to the entertaining correspondence regarding the way in which spoken Cantonese should be written in the Roman alphabet. Cantonese is not the only language which provokes such strong feelings, and Rupert Chan ('Birthday check', November 14) is in good company. For Prince Charles, too, 'incorrect' language is seldom seen as just different. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/435218/linguistic-tyranny
  10. Linguistic tide

    Posted Nov 17th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... I refer to the letter 'Birthday check' (November 14), in which Rupert Chan maintains that the South China Morning Post was wrong to transliterate the Cantonese word for year as lin instead of nin. Mr Chan seems to be trying to hold back the tide of linguistic change. The fact is that Hong Kong Cantonese is a constantly evolving language, and one of the most marked ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/434953/linguistic-tide

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