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Vietnamesiska är ett av de få språken i Asien för att använda en modifierad version av latinska alfabetet, med egna digrafer och accenter. Om du reser i landet märker du en stor skillnad mellan Hanoi och Ho Chi Minh-accenterna. uTalk kommer att komma igång och öka ditt självförtroende.

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Vietnam

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Austroasiatic

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Fun facts about Vietnamese

Over half the vocabulary comes from Chinese. There are also many French borrowings e.g. chocolate is 'so co la'.

The phrase 'nồi cơm điện' (meaning 'electric rice cooker') is also a slang term for a motorbike helmet.§

Motorcycle taxis are known in Vietnam as xe ôm, which literally translates as 'hug vehicle'.

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