What is the difference between Mandarin Chinese and Cantonese? - ProProfs Discuss
Topics
Products
Follow Us:

What is the difference between Mandarin Chinese and Cantonese?

What is the difference between Mandarin Chinese and Cantonese?

Change Image    Delete

Asked by I.Helen, Last updated: Jan 01, 2020

+ Answer
Request

2 Answers

G. Horace

G. Horace, Content Developer, Chicago

Answered Nov 02, 2018

Madarin and Cantonese are both spoken in China and they share the same base alphabet. However, Mandarin utilizes four tones but Cantonese has at least six and sometimes as many as nine tones....Read More
 

V. Barnes

V. Barnes

Answered May 29, 2018

Mandarin and Cantonese are similar because they both have their origins traced to China and both of the dialects are still spoken in the country. Mandarin is the main dialect of Chinese and is...Read More
 

Search for Google images
Select a recommended image
Upload from your computer
Search for Google images
Select a recommended image
Upload from your computer
Search for Google images
Select a recommended image
Upload from your computer

Email Sent
We have sent an email to your address "" with instructions to reset your password.