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For a long time now, I've been attempting to learn Fuzhounese, a specific dialect of Chinese spoken in Fuzhou City, Fujian Province, China. However, I've found very few resources. All I have found is the examples on the Wikipedia page, some web pages for Mandarin -> Fuzhounese learning, the Omniglot page, and a paper from the City University of Hong Kong concerning a phonetic study of Fuzhounese.

Is anyone aware of any further resources for learning the language?

  • What should be the "source language" for these resources? English, Standard Chinese, any other languages? – IkWeetHetOokNiet Apr 19 '17 at 11:20
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You definitely won't find Fuzhounese on any major online language learning platform, but I did find a pretty decent YouTube series that explains the basics of the language, which is taught by a native speaker meant for English speakers. The playlist consists of 16 videos, and each one focuses on a different basic topic, like numbers, colors, adjectives, and sentence structure.

Another good resource might be this webpage language learning resource used by a Chinese university to teach Fuzhounese.

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I found this resource, a Fuzhounese audio phrase-book.

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