Selected Bibiography of Cantonese Pedagogical Works

 

Texts

Ball, J. Dyer. Cantonese made Easy. Hong Kong: Kelly and Walsh, Ltd., 1924 . (out of print)
Boyle, Elizabeth, L. Cantonese Basic Course. 2 Vols. Washington, D.C.: Foreign Service Institute, 1970.
Chao, Yuen Ren. Cantonese Primer. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1947. (Out of Print)
The Ohio State University Foreign Language Publications. Kaleidoscope: An Intermediate and Advanced Course In Spoken Cantonese

Volume one. Spoken Cantonese: Context and Performance, by Xiaobin Jian with Matthew Christensen. Audio and video. Price for set: $140.00.

Volume two. Spoken Cantonese: Performance and Acquisition, by Matthew Christensen and Xiaobin Jian with Roxana Sukyee Fung and King Szeto. Audio and video. Price for set: $105.00

Volume three. Spoken Cantonese: Acquisition and Presentation, by Matthew Christensen and Roxana Sukyee Fung with Xiaobin Jian and King Szeto. Price for set: $100.00

Volume four. Spoken Cantonese: Presentation and Context, by Matthew Christensen and Roxana Sukyee Fung with Xiaobin Jian. Audio and video. Price for set: (forthcoming, spring 1996).

Volume five. Kaleidoscope, eight transcripts compiled by Roxana Sukyee Fung with Teresa Wong and Sandy Wong. Audio and video. Price for set: (forthcoming, spring 1996).

Huang, Parker Po-fei and Gerald P. Kok. Speak Cantonese: Book 1. New Haven: Far Eastern Publications, 1973.
Huang, Parker Po-fei and Gerald P. Kok. Speak Cantonese: Book 2. New Haven: Far Eastern Publications, 1973.
Huang, Parker Po-fei and Gerald P. Kok. Speak Cantonese: Book 3. New Haven: Far Eastern Publications, 1973.
Huang, Parker Po-fei and Gerald P. Kok. Cantonese Sounds and Tones. Yale University Press, 1975.
Lau, Sidney. Elementary Cantonese. 2 Vols. Hong Kong: The Government Printer, 1972.
Lau, Sidney. Intermediate Cantonese. 2 Vols. Hong Kong: The Government Printer, 1972.
Lau, Sidney. Advanced Cantonese. 2 Vols. Hong Kong: The Government Printer, 1975.
Leung, Peter C.Y. Chinese Characters Manual & Workbook 1. U.C., Davis. (Cantonese pronunciation)
Leung, Peter C.Y. Chinese Character Text for Cantonese Speakers with one cassette tape, U.C., Davis.
Leung, Peter C.Y. Essential Cantonese Grammar with three cassette tapes, U.C., Davis.
Leung, Peter C.Y. Essential Cantonese Reader with six cassette tapes, U.C., Davis.
Leung, Peter C.Y. Intermediate Cantonese Reader Book Two, and Three. U.C., Davis.
Lung, Sing. Basic Course in One Hundred Hours. Hong Kong, 1991.
Man, Chik Hon. Everyday Cantonese. Hong Kong: Chinese University of Hong Kong, 1992. ISBN 962-222-001-0
New Asia Yale-in-China. Survival Cantonese in two volumes. New Asia/Yale-in-China Language Center, 1979.
Tong, Keith S.T. and Gregory James. 1994. Colloquial Cantonese. London: Routledge ISBN 0-415-08202-1
Zheng, Ding'ou, Editor. Jinri Yueyu, Vol. 1. [Today's Cantonese] Guangzhou: Jinnan University Press, 1993.
Zheng, Ding'ou et al, Editor. Cantonese for Mandarin Speakers. Hong Kong: Wenhua Jiaoyu Chubanshe, 1991.
 
Dictionaries and Supplements
Dew, James E. 1994. Character index for Sidney Lau Dictionary
Huang, Parker Po-fei. Cantonese Dictionary: Cantonese-English, English-Cantonese. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1970.
Lau, Sidney. A Practical Cantonese-English Dictionary. Hong Kong: The Government Printer, 1977.
Man, Chik Hon and Ng Lam Sim Yuk, eds. Chinese-English Dictionary. Hong Kong: New Asia/Yale-in-China Language Centre, Chinese University of Hong Kong, 1989. 512 pp. appendix 9 pp. (paper)
Kwan, Choi Wah et al., eds. English -Cantonese Dictionary. Hong Kong: New Asia/Yale-in-China Language Centre, Chinese University of Hong Kong, 1989. xxii 579 pp. (paper)
Kwan, Wah Choi. The Right Word in Cantonese. Hong Kong: The Commercial Press, 1989.
 
Computer Programs
Leung, Peter C.Y. Cantonese Pronunciation in Hyper Card . U.C., Davis.
Beginning Cantonese course on CD-ROM. (November, 1999). In collaboration with the University of Arizona Critical Language Center. University of Arizona Press.
 
 
Projects In Progress
 
Center for Applied Linguistics (CAL)
Cantonese Pre-CPT, CPT
Language Materials Project (LMP) (Weiping Wu with T.J. Tinabusch, UCLA)
 
Hong Kong Linguistics Society
Development of new standard Cantonese romanization system
 
James Dew (Beijing)
Accelerated program materials for Mandarin speakers (on hold at present)
 
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