Anger at Cantonese language switch

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Protests against a proposal Cantonese speakers see as damaging to their language have spread from Guangzhou, in southern China, to Hong Kong.

Hundreds took to the streets against a suggestion to change the broadcast language of local TV stations from Cantonese to Mandarin.

The BBC's Stephanie Holmes reports.

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