Speaking Cantonese may cause nasal cancer
Language Log 2019-09-10
Guangzhou Daily printed an article discussing whether speaking Canto causes nasal cancer:
They'd better be worried! Since Cantonese is merely a "dialect" of "Chinese," if it causes nasal cancer, "Chinese" might cause brain cancer!
"Speak Cantonese" (6/10/16)
"Cantonese is not the mother tongue of Hong Kongers" (5/4/18) — with references to more than two dozen earlier posts on Cantonese relevant to today's topic; in toto, the number of LLog posts touching on one or another aspect of Cantonese is far greater than those listed at the end of this 5/4/18 post
"Cantonese as a Second Language " (4/22/19)
[Thanks to Chris Fraser]