The way Hong Kong people speak Cantonese has evolved over the years. Photo: Sam Tsang The way Hong Kong people speak Cantonese has evolved over the years. Photo: Sam Tsang
The way Hong Kong people speak Cantonese has evolved over the years. Photo: Sam Tsang

What’s in a word? A lot if it is in Hong Kong Cantonese

The language has evolved considerably since new immigrants adopted it after they arrived in the city, although Putonghua is now starting to influence it

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The way Hong Kong people speak Cantonese has evolved over the years. Photo: Sam Tsang The way Hong Kong people speak Cantonese has evolved over the years. Photo: Sam Tsang
The way Hong Kong people speak Cantonese has evolved over the years. Photo: Sam Tsang
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