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Again, welcome! Wyang (talk) 22:04, 5 September 2017 (UTC)

Hi ! Thanks for the intro, I'll do my best. And also a big thanks for all the Chinese entries sorting ! ~ Fredg82 (talk) 08:55, 6 September 2017 (UTC)

Min Nan pronunciation notesEdit

Hi, I just wanted to explain why there are both slashes and commas. Slashes (/) separate dialectal differences (used in the same context), while commas (,) separate different pronunciations within the same dialect (used in different contexts). For example, is pronounced as bîn in 明仔日 (bîn-á-ji̍t), but as miâ in 清明 (chhiⁿ-miâ). Anyway, welcome to Wiktionary! — justin(r)leung (t...) | c=› } 22:12, 5 September 2017 (UTC)

Hi ! Sorry about that, I thought it was some kind of typos... I changed several pages, I will revert them later today. By the way, I might change quite a few Min nan entries soon, is there some general guideline how to do it ? I'm using wiktionary for a project (a little illegal yet, cannot share publicly...), which actually complement it very nicely to have more accurate entries. Fredg82 (talk) 08:50, 6 September 2017 (UTC)
(@Justinrleung: Is this documented somewhere? I wasn't aware of this either... —suzukaze (tc) 09:03, 6 September 2017 (UTC))
Fredg82, I would recommend WT:EL as a general guideline for all entries and WT:AZH for Chinese entries.
@Suzukaze-c: I haven't documented this anywhere and probably should. Where should this be documented? At {{zh-pron}}? — justin(r)leung (t...) | c=› } 12:27, 6 September 2017 (UTC)
(@Justinrleung: also, if you know about a script to convert the old Mandarin/Cantonese/... page layout to the unified Chinese one, I would be happy to use it. Otherwise I'd just spend more time on some page.Fredg82 (talk) 13:12, 6 September 2017 (UTC)
There isn't a script, but you could use {{subst:zh-new}}, which automatically retrieves Mandarin, Cantonese, Hakka and Min Nan (Hokkien) pronunciations. — justin(r)leung (t...) | c=› } 20:41, 6 September 2017 (UTC)