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by ong
Tue Aug 12, 2008 11:08 am
Forum: Hokkien (Minnan) language
Topic: Help to identify Hokkien variant (endings -E vs -ue/-e)
Replies: 7
Views: 15977

No,I don't think so.There are 4 sects over there.
by ong
Sat Aug 02, 2008 11:23 am
Forum: Hokkien (Minnan) language
Topic: Book on common vocabulary between Minnan and Old Chinese
Replies: 18
Views: 33821

Both these fanqie actually just lak8.It is the same for 落 too.Some books will just say 落 has lok8 and loh8 reading.
If they don't follow the rule by saying 落 has baidu lak4,we can do it with 掉 as well.The advantage for 掉 is to avoid awkward 落落来 lak loh lai
by ong
Thu Jul 31, 2008 3:34 pm
Forum: Hokkien (Minnan) language
Topic: Book on common vocabulary between Minnan and Old Chinese
Replies: 18
Views: 33821

lak can be just 掉 =泥角切。She doesn't need to go for 落
by ong
Wed Jul 30, 2008 5:29 am
Forum: Hokkien (Minnan) language
Topic: Help to identify Hokkien variant (endings -E vs -ue/-e)
Replies: 7
Views: 15977

zhaoan has quanzhou vowel ir and er .E in zhangzhou is ae .I don't think any malaysian know how to speak this sect.We have a lot of zhaoan people in Sarawak but I found that they use i for ir,etc. Lim Guan Eng is zhaoan. No,I don't think any zhangzhong from Melaka,Johor,Serawak can speak their zhang...
by ong
Mon Jul 28, 2008 3:29 pm
Forum: Hokkien (Minnan) language
Topic: Book on common vocabulary between Minnan and Old Chinese
Replies: 18
Views: 33821

In her book 佬= 骗 is wrong,the benzi is
http://140.111.1.40/yitic/frc/frc04726.htm
by ong
Mon Jul 28, 2008 5:57 am
Forum: Hokkien (Minnan) language
Topic: Book on common vocabulary between Minnan and Old Chinese
Replies: 18
Views: 33821

The book is out of print.For you just buy some taiwanese book first.
Just a simple example.toilet is 东厕 not 东司 。see master 黄侃 book
by ong
Sat Jul 26, 2008 1:15 pm
Forum: Hokkien (Minnan) language
Topic: Chinese to Hokkien name???
Replies: 1
Views: 7833

Just un will.You don't need to add h
by ong
Fri Jul 25, 2008 10:57 am
Forum: Hokkien (Minnan) language
Topic: TE/BAN
Replies: 32
Views: 47259

If we accept is original a rusheng,the benzi could be http://140.111.1.40/yitic/frc/frc00986.htm
Please don not waste your time on web sites.Spend money to learn.
by ong
Fri Jul 25, 2008 7:22 am
Forum: Hokkien (Minnan) language
Topic: Help to identify Hokkien variant (endings -E vs -ue/-e)
Replies: 7
Views: 15977

yes,诏安 sect in ciangciu has no o but only oo.In our cuanciu sect 多 is oo not o.So 多谢 is very strange to anyone if I use in malaysia.xia is a middle drop sound. If I remember correctly 增补汇音 do have sound E for 批鞋 which experts still have no answer.Maybe we can find it in 禾山、杏林、海沧。Don't forget we can ...
by ong
Fri Jul 25, 2008 7:00 am
Forum: Hokkien (Minnan) language
Topic: Book on common vocabulary between Minnan and Old Chinese
Replies: 18
Views: 33821

No,some of the benzi isn't correct .I have mentioned this 3 years ago ,you have to buy all the books .There is a book from China called 闽南方言词释 which is a must not to mention books from taiwan
by ong
Fri Jul 25, 2008 6:50 am
Forum: Hokkien (Minnan) language
Topic: "ke-kien" - which part of the chicken?
Replies: 6
Views: 16070

Just buy a basis book 广韵,see 下平声卷第二 先。。。。。。You can see it is a pingsheng which isn't a match .
by ong
Fri Jul 25, 2008 4:49 am
Forum: Hokkien (Minnan) language
Topic: "ke-kien" - which part of the chicken?
Replies: 6
Views: 16070

That hanzi is in books like 齐民要数。The 反切 is not a match。
The thing is are there anyone in China say ke kian since the ciangciu sound is only kin.You cannot get ke+kian?
Modern teochew just add g become king
Above hakka author who said 肾 is the benzi actually appeared in 台语正字 by 张清波
by ong
Wed Jul 23, 2008 12:27 am
Forum: Hokkien (Minnan) language
Topic: "ke-kien" - which part of the chicken?
Replies: 6
Views: 16070

Hakka expert gave a talk about the benzi last year in Singapore
www2.ntu.edu.sg/HSS/chinese/about/SeminarsAndLectures/yanxiuhong5oct2007.htm
But not everyone will agree about his idea
by ong
Thu Jun 26, 2008 11:47 am
Forum: Hokkien (Minnan) language
Topic: Need Help
Replies: 32
Views: 60001

It is impossible to know where is 锦洋 and 碧湖。
The first one can be 漳州长泰 or 泉州德化 while the latter can be 漳州市 or 漳州南靖