In this introductory episode, the host explains the significance of Tâi-gí in Taiwanese culture and society, distinguishing it from Mandarin and other languages spoken in Taiwan. The episode offers insights into the origins of Tâi-gí and its spread across different regions due to Chinese migration. As the Lunar New Year approaches, the host shares traditional greetings for this festive occasion.
An invitation to learn Tâi-gí
- 09 February, 2024
A glimpse of a Taiwanese traditional market, where Tai-gí ("Taiyu" in Mandarin) is commonly spoken. (Photo: CNA)