The entrance to Petaling Street in Kuala Lumpur’s Chinatown, in Malaysia. Picture: Alamy
Wee Kek Koon
Opinion

Opinion

Reflections by Wee Kek Koon

Why Cantonese spoken in Malaysia sounds different to Hong Kong Cantonese, and no it’s not ‘wrong’

Malaysia’s ethnic and linguistic diversity has had an impact on how the Cantonese language has evolved in the country

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The entrance to Petaling Street in Kuala Lumpur’s Chinatown, in Malaysia. Picture: Alamy
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