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Tutorials & Courses

Cantonese Lessons - Online lessons for Cantonese and articles about learning Cantonese.

FSI Cantonese - The same course used by the U.S. government to train diplomats.  This course is now available in digital format thanks to a community effort.

Learn Cantonese - This website is loaded with information on learning to speak Cantonese.

Linguanaut - A useful collection of basic phrases.  


Interesting Reading Practice

Google News - One of the best online resources for news in Chinese.

Project Gutenberg - Several online books freely available.

Wikipedia - If online news isn't interesting enough for you, you can always find something to read on Wikipedia.


Things To Listen To

Cantonese Bible - The entire bible in mp3 format.

Cantophilia - Cantonese audio with transcripts along with general advice.

Cantostories - Short stories with audio in Cantonese.

Global Recordings Network - Provides several free Christian audio recordings.  A great resource.  

Naked Cantonese - Short and interesting podcasts to help you learn Cantonese.

Radio Free Asia - Lots of audio and reading practice. 

RTHK - Lots of audio in Cantonese. 

SBS Radio - Dozens of Cantonese podcasts about various subjects. 


Other Cantonese Resources

Cantonese Help Sheets - Lots of good vocabulary pages.  Some audio is available.

Cantonese Quick Reference - Basic vocabulary with audio.

Digital Dialects - This website offers basic vocabulary and games to help you practice.

Learn Cantonese - Vocabulary for Cantonese thematically organized.

You Tube - A good way to practice.  There is always something interesting on You Tube in any language.