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Talk the Talk: Is Cantonese Endangered? (featuring Zoe Lam)

Tuesday 1st September / presented by Kylie Sturgess Daniel Midgley Ben Ainslie

When we think of endangered languages, we tend to think of those with a small number of speakers in remote areas. We don’t usually think of Cantonese.

And yet this language — with millions of speakers on multiple continents — is facing some big changes, and linguists are sounding the alarms.

Linguist Zoe Lam speaks with Daniel Midgley on this episode of Talk the Talk.

Play Episode 215: Is Cantonese Endangered?

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