《Illustrated Dictionary: “Living in Hong Kong” (Cantonese, Mandarin, Japanese, Korean and English)》
Cantonese, Mandarin, Japanese, Korean and English
SOW Publishing Ltd.
Publication Date
May, 2019
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    ★☆★☆★☆★  Starting from Hong Kong, let’s explore the World!★☆★☆★☆★

    This book is divided into 5 categories: ‘Basic’, ‘Eating’, ‘Living’, ‘Shopping’ and ‘Having fun’, covering a vocabulary of over 2000 words and rich contents!


    ★ Together with these 5-language translation (Cantonese, Mandarin, Japanese, Korean and English) and indication of pinyin as well as illustrations, foreign learners can easily understand!


    ★ Atmospheric and lively illustrations are designed based on real situations and objects that strengthens the sense of reality!


    ★ With the electronic pen “LivePen” produced by Dah Hsin Publishing House, learners can listen to the standard pronunciation and study Cantonese effectively anywhere, anytime!

First Section:  Basic
Short sentences, Numbers, Time, Dates, Month
Days of WEEK, The Four Seasons, WeatherClimate, Warning Signals,
The Earth, Animals, Insects, Body, Ways to Address, Professions, Senses
Feelings, Adjectives, Verbs, Quantifiers


Second Section:  Living in Hong Kong
Directions, Places, Public Facilities, Transportation, Home, Tools, Hospital, Banks, Post Office and Regions, Airport,
Hotel, Hong Kong Map, Common Names


Third Section:  Shopping in Hong Kong
Small Change, Colors
Sizes, Styles, Clothes, Bags, Shoes, Electrical Appliances, Sundries, Skin Care Products, Cosmetics,
Accessories, Book Genres, Stationery, Flowers, Musical Instruments, Dried Seafood and Crude Medicine, Common Shops


Fourth Section:  Eating in Hong Kong
Utensils, Cooking Methods, Seasoning, Ingredients, Meat, Frozen Food, Seafood, Vegetables, Fruits, Restaurant Categories,
Cha Chaan Ting [Typical Hong Kong-style Restaurant], Drinks, Chinese Restaurants, Dishes, Roasted Meat, Congee,
Fried Dough Food, Bakery, Street Snacks, Traditional Local Snacks, Side Dishes, Snacks, Desserts, Common Shops


Fifth Section fifth:  Having Fun in Hong Kong
Tourist Attractions, Touring, Sports, Entertainment‧Recreation, Massage, Hairstyles, Cosmetology, Nail Art,
Board Games and Card Games

  • Smart Pen Demonstration: Touch the words or pictures to listen to the sounds.