Chinese and Burmese as Minority Language
In Chinese and Burmese speaking countries you will get the countries which have Chinese and Burmese as minority language. The language which is spoken by minority of population in the country is called as minority language.
- Chinese as minority language: Indonesia, Malaysia.
- Burmese as minority language: Mon.
If you want to compare Chinese and Burmese dialects, then you can go to Chinese vs Burmese Dialects. Some of the official languages are also considered as minority languages.
Chinese and Burmese Regulators
Chinese and Burmese speaking countries provide you Chinese and Burmese regulators which are the official organizations that regulate them. Chinese Language Standardization Council, National Commission on Language and Script Work, Promote Mandarin Council regulates Chinese language.Burmese is regulated by Myanmar Language Commission. Also get to learn, Chinese and Burmese Language History.
Chinese and Burmese Continents
Thinking about Chinese and Burmese continents in which Chinese and Burmese speaking countries are present. Check out more information on Chinese and Burmese. Most of the Chinese speaking countries lie in Asia. While Burmese speaking countries lie in Asia. Continentwise, most of the languages belong to Asian Languages and African Languages. It's always fun to know about interesting facts of any language, so lets discuss about unknown facts of Chinese and Burmese languages:
Chinese Interesting Facts:
- Chinese language is tonal, since meaning of a word changes according to its tone.
- In Chinese language, there is no grammatical distinction between singular or plural, no declination of verbs according to tense, mood and aspect.
Burmese Interesting Facts:
- The naming of people in Burmese is strange. There is no last name, often name is rhymed such as Ming Ming, Mo Mo or Jo Jo.
- It appears as odd language to many people because it has peculiar pitch register, tonal form as language.
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