Beijing dialect

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Noun1.Beijing dialect - the dialect of Chinese spoken in Beijing and adopted as the official language for all of ChinaBeijing dialect - the dialect of Chinese spoken in Beijing and adopted as the official language for all of China
Chinese - any of the Sino-Tibetan languages spoken in China; regarded as dialects of a single language (even though they are mutually unintelligible) because they share an ideographic writing system
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Beijinghua wen-bai yidu de xingcheng [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] Yuydnxue luncdng [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] 27: 56-68.
(5) The committee was charged with overseeing the promotion of Mandarin, still known to most Taiwanese as "Beijing speech" (Beijinghua), as the new "national language" in Taiwan.
Zhishici "zhe" he "na" zai Beijinghua zhong de yufahua [On the grammaticalization of the demonstratives zhe and na in Beijing Mandarin].