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  •  My specialty, when I learned Cantonese, was (2+ / 0-)
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    slksfca, paradise50

    food so I could order in restaurants ;). I didn't speak it at the time I was hired. I wrote the English part, and the Cantonese speaker was the on air person. I was young and a woman and he was an older man. We had trouble in the beginning because if he didn't want to do something or didn't understand, I just talked more and he listened less. Finally, we got through it by communicating in writing. I guess it was easier if he didn't see me :D

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