It’s hard to believe, but Cantonese is a dying language. In our streamlining civilizational mentality, everything is converging and/or merging. Big businesses are getting bigger by gobbling up other big businesses. Governments are unionizing. Everything is on a global scale now. Telecoms, technologies, governments, culture and, yes, languages are all seemingly on a path of convergence.
This is neither good nor bad. It’s just is. In the case of Cantonese, however, there is a personal element for me. Here to do my small part in an effort of preservation, I want to share the following from the Cantonese Resources blog: