Sichuan dialect in Colleges and Universities

The reporter learned from the aviation and Tourism Vocational College of Tianfu new area of Sichuan Province on the 27th that the school recently opened an elective course of Sichuan dialect. What students learned in the class will appear in the final exam paper, and they can get credits after passing the exam.
For the first time in China, colleges and universities offer elective courses of Sichuan dialect. Cui Yayi, a teacher of Sichuan dialect elective course, introduced that the main purpose of setting up Sichuan dialect elective course is to let students better understand Sichuan traditional culture. At present, the course uses textbooks independently developed by the school, with a total of 16 class hours.
The reporter saw in the class that in addition to introducing the history and dialect of Sichuan, Cui Yayi would also let students come to the platform to play a little game of Sichuan dialect. A classmate from Shaanxi demonstrated Sichuan Dialect on the stage. When the teacher pointed to the back of the head, he said “back claw”. When the teacher pointed to the knee, he said “guest knee bag” There was applause and laughter.
“Sichuan dialect is very charming. It represents the local characteristics of Sichuan and is very fun.” Tan Hanxue, from Guangdong Province, said that she was most interested in the word “old man” in Sichuan dialect. “When she first heard it, she thought it meant old people, but it turned out to be dad. I want to test my old man when I go back this winter vacation. “
Wang tingchun is a girl from Xinjiang. She studies hard in class. She said that Sichuan dialect is very kind and interesting. “For example,” dodge “, in Sichuan, it’s called” shuttle edge “, and” board eye “means” variety ” Wang tingchun said that when she first came to Sichuan, she didn’t know anything. The school opened an elective course of Sichuan dialect, so that she could better communicate with Sichuan students.
Ji Dahai, academic member of the Chinese education society, said that with the development of social economy, many traditional dialects have disappeared in daily life. Chinese culture is composed of a variety of regional cultures. There is no contradiction between the protection of dialects and the learning of Putonghua. The protection of dialects is of great significance to the protection of traditional culture and Sichuan history. (end)