Vietnamese Essay Topics

Vietnamese Writing System

A pgonemic system with borrowings from Chinese logographs, the modern Vietnamese writing system is a 17th century reformed Latin alphabet known as quoc ngu (“Conlang,” 2007). The present system was developed by the Portuguese missionaries in Vietnam (“The Vietnamese,” 2006). The system has penetrated all walks of life and today is the dominant writing system… View Article

What is the main argument of this book?

The main argument of Duong Van M Elliot’s 2000 The Sacred Willow: Four Generations in the Life of a Vietnamese Family book is that the Vietnam people experienced untold suffering and trials during the time of communist rule. It also contains the myths that are found within the Vietnamese traditions presented in the English language…. View Article