Do you speak Kongish? Hong Kong protesters harness unique language code
Do you speak Kongish? Hong Kong protesters harness unique language code

Do you speak Kongish? Hong Kong protesters harness unique language code

Lisa Lim is Associate Professor in the School of Education at Curtin University in Perth, having previously held professoriate positions at universities in Singapore, Amsterdam, Sydney and Hong Kong, where she was Head of the University of Hong Kong's School of English. Her interests encompass multilingualism, World Englishes, minority and endangered languages, and the sociolinguistics of globalisation. Books written by Lim include Languages in Contact (Cambridge University Press, 2015) and The Multilingual Citizen (Multilingual Matters, 2018).
Photo: SCMP/Sam Tsang
Photo: SCMP/Sam Tsang