I Am Chinese (cantonese)

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    Cantonese Vs Mandarin

    A while ago I came across some youTube music videos featuring Cantonese pop artists, singing in Cantonese. Among the comments were words like: "... that is not Chinese!" "what an ugly language" etc etc. So I have some questions.. I believe both languages are...
    Hollytr0n Hollytr0n
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Jul 15, 2008

    My mother's side is Chinese-Cantonese.

    My great grandparents went to Hawaii, USA on a boat from China. I am from Oahu, Hawaii born and raised. I moved to Fairfax, Virginia in 2009. I am the third generation born in America not China. I was raised with the Chinese traditions and cultures as well as American, Hawaiian...
    blossomingbeauti blossomingbeauti
    36-40, F
    Dec 14, 2013

    Only Partly :)

    Hello :). I'm only part Cantonese. My grandmam is.  Her story is amazing in a way. It was war. Her family was killed. She survived the Japanese occupation by hiding in a cupboard, was sold as slave, crossed the south china sea in a boat, got adopted by a kind family, and got...
    blackjane blackjane
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Feb 18, 2011

    Number of Stories Here....

    This is great. 423ish number of members and there is previously 1 story posted. Hmmmm it just proves the point that people want to associate and fit it, but don't really want to put effort into it when there might not be any return. It's so easy to join a group, but to use 5...
    zhangpe zhangpe
    22-25, M
    1 Response Sep 28, 2008

    Born In Nz, But My Parents Are From China

    My parents immigrated to New Zealand from Guangdong China. I was born and raised in NZ, and I see myself as a Kiwi at heart, but ethnically I am Chinese. I (try to) speak cantonese to my mum, its not fluent though. My dad raised me fearing that I won't pick up the English...
    lgk0129 lgk0129
    26-30, M
    Jun 5, 2012

    I'M Wild And Open

    Although I'm Chinese, I brought up in Canada when I was young. I love to expose my hot body to the stranger and get excited when someone watching us making love while sawing outside the window, I have a bf but he is wild & kinky, always love to have sex with different women and...
    lailaiyellow03 lailaiyellow03
    41-45, F
    3 Responses Feb 16, 2013

    I can speak Cantonese.

    If you want to say Chinese, you can find me.
    BabyTammy BabyTammy
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 25, 2014

    Walk On The Way

    This is the first time I write blog on an english website,so eaxcited.Though I ,m from the most  beatiful city Guilin in Guangxi province in China,I feel so regret that I have no chance to go abroad.Where I wanner go to?I always fantacy that I'm in America ,Auckland,Austria...
    comfyuniform comfyuniform
    26-30, F
    Jun 6, 2011

    My Maternel Great-great-grandfather Immigrated From Canton

    I recently learned that my Great-great-grandfather was from a place called the Fragrant mountain, stretched pond near Canton and immigrated to Hawaii in the late 1800s. He married a native women and had several children, one of whom was my Great-grandfather who married my Great...
    native2 native2
    56-60, M
    4 Responses Sep 28, 2011

    A Tough Task

    I nerver learn how to seo a website.So difficult for me ,still now I haven't got a clue though I read so many articles about seo.I just think google doesn't like the web.Never give up ,this is my motto,just do it I will do a good job.I f any friends can help me ,let's talk...
    comfyuniform comfyuniform
    26-30, F
    1 Response Jun 6, 2011

    First Chinese Adult Adoptee Worldwide Reunion 2010, Hong Kong

    I am a Hong Kong adoptee. Any adult Hong Kong and Chinese adoptees and orphans fancy joining our reunion in Sept 28 - Oct 3, 2010? Check out our www caawr com. Lucinda HK adoptee
    bellachina bellachina
    41-45, F
    May 7, 2010

    A South American Chinese Cantonese Cross Over

    3 of my grandparents comes from china, saddly all of them were dead way before I was born, mom and dad told me they came from Canton, that we still have family there, thou we don't know much about them, the funny part of all this, isthat  you can relate so many things from south...
    deleted deleted
    5 Responses Dec 4, 2011


    I am mostly made up of Chinese from my Asian blood [I'm also Malaysian & Filipino]. But because my Grandparents are not talking to their Chinese relatives because of some misunderstanding, I haven't seen them since I was three and have no idea where they are. But...
    Vagere Vagere
    70+, F
    4 Responses Dec 29, 2008

    I Am Chinese

    I am full fledged Chinese born and raised in the big NYC all my life. Never picked up the language tho :/ I can understand a bit but just the basics. Unfortunately, I only speak English. I mean I learned Spanish and French in school but that's about it. I speak English to my...
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Sep 15, 2011

    Chinese Friend

    Hi all, Ni hao ma? :) I am an Arab, I had never met a Chinese person before I moved to the US. I knew nothing about you guys until I started college. I honestly like you so much, but I feel like you guys dont like to make friends from outside your area. My story begins when...
    smc6 smc6
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jul 22, 2013


    I am American Born Chinese. 100% Chinese but grew up in an American society. I grew up learning a bit of Cantonese but not enough to converse with someone. I only speak to my parents in Chinese and don't dare to talk to anyone in Chinese. Some day I hope to go back to my roots...
    Dot11 Dot11
    26-30, M
    8 Responses Dec 3, 2010
    tommyfung tommyfung
    18-21, M
    Jun 30, 2014

    Proud To Be Chinese

    I was born in America and I am 50% Chinese, Cantonese, and I would like to know more about it. My grandmother and grandfather came over here after having my one aunt. My grandmother has not been back in 25 years and I would really like to go and see where my family is from. If...
    nwong1 nwong1
    18-21, F
    11 Responses Dec 9, 2010
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