Reading Comprehension Week 4
Topic: Should Pinyin replace
Please read the article and answer
the questions below. Your work must be completed within 45 mints.
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1. What are the Chinese words that were used to describe the "common speech" in ancient time?
2. How come some of China’s neighbouring countries still have very ancient Chinese pronunciation?
3. Describe the characteristics of Chinese dialects.
4. Describe the history of the modern Mandarin pronunciation.