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Thu 28 Nov 2019
12:30 - 13:30

Venue: Department of Engineering, CLIC 2

Provided by: Engineering Centre for Languages & Inter-Communication


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Chinese: Get the name right!
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Thu 28 Nov 2019

Description

“Pronouncing someone’s name correctly can make people feel valued, honoured and respected — and mispronouncing their name creates real problems.” Gerardo Ochoa

This lunch and learn session will explore Chinese names. How to pronounce them. What it says about the person. The stories behind names. The focus will be on pronunciation but you will also be welcome to share your own experience and tell your stories.

Target audience
  • all University staff and students
Sessions

Number of sessions: 1

# Date Time Venue Trainer
1 Thu 28 Nov   12:30 - 13:30 12:30 - 13:30 Department of Engineering, CLIC 2 map Dr F. Gao
Objectives
  • Learn to pronounce students and colleagues names correctly
  • Cultural insights
Duration

One one-hour session

Theme
Chinese

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