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Penang Hokkien for Beginners



Penang Hokkien for Beginners is a subsection of the Learn Penang Hokkien online course. It provides you the first steps to learning to speak Penang Hokkien.

This free course is created for self study and can be used anywhere in the world. It assumes no prior knowledge of the language. However, as Penang Hokkien is a tonal language, beginners are urged to start by becoming familiar with the spelling and pronunciation lessons.

Penang Hokkien Spelling & Pronunciation Lessons

Once you have completed the four lessons above, continue to the basic lessons below. These are mostly phrases that you will be using when conducting everyday conversations.

Penang Hokkien Basic Lessons for Beginners

Penang Hokkien Reading Material for Beginners

  1. Taking the Bus
    Simple sentences for taking the bus in Penang.
  2. Telling Time
    Learn the colloquial method to express time.
  3. Duration
    Learn to tell duration.
After you have gone through the above lessons, return to the Learn Penang Hokkien section to learn the various parts of Penang Hokkien grammar. There are more advanced reading material for you over there.

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