Jump to content
Chinese-forums.com
Learn Chinese in China

Mao's accent


Jose

Recommended Posts

I understand that Chairman Mao spoke Mandarin with a thick Hunan accent.

Since I've never heard the man speak, I was wondering if anyone knows whether there are any recordings of his voice available on the Internet. I'm curious as to what his accent was like. Is it hard for Chinese people to understand his pronunciation?

Link to post
Share on other sites
Site Sponsors:
Pleco for iPhone / Android iPhone & Android Chinese dictionary: camera & hand- writing input, flashcards, audio.
Study Chinese in Kunming 1-1 classes, qualified teachers and unique teaching methods in the Spring City.
Learn Chinese Characters Learn 2289 Chinese Characters in 90 Days with a Unique Flash Card System.
Hacking Chinese Tips and strategies for how to learn Chinese more efficiently
Popup Chinese Translator Understand Chinese inside any Windows application, website or PDF.
Chinese Grammar Wiki All Chinese grammar, organised by level, all in one place.

his girlish chirp must have been a premonition of the voice he would use as he screamed with pain while burning in hell.

Good example of the kind of pointless post that makes me want to press the big red deactivation button.

Now lets see if I get called a Maoist or a Fascist for this one . . .

Roddy

Link to post
Share on other sites
  • 2 weeks later...

Join the conversation

You can post now and select your username and password later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.
Note: Your post will require moderator approval before it will be visible.

Guest
Click here to reply. Select text to quote.

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

×
×
  • Create New...