I am real Tianmen people. Tianmen was originally named Jinling.
Tianmen located in Jianghan land, grow anything you planted. Tianmen is base for planting commodity rice.
Tianmen is a great place. There are many delicious food in Tianmen. Huangtan rice noodle is the most favorite breakfast in Tianmen.
And eel alkali-water noodle. The Huangtan rice noodle is only available in Tianmen. You can not have it anywhere except Tianmen.
The rice noodle is as thin as hair, melt in your mouth when you eat it.
Soup shall be thick, with several eel slice, you will enjoy best taste.
If you take a fried stick, then it will be the first delicious in the world. It is a pity that I am working in Guangzhou, have not ate it for long time.
The eel alkali-water noodle in Tianmen is also delicious. The noodle is produced in Tianmen.
The soup need to cook with eel bone, covered with eel slice. You can not find the same taste in any other place.
Tianmen’s boiled foods are also famous, the famous ones are "the three boiled", boiled fish, boiled ham and boiled chrysanthemum
The most famous historic people in Tianmen is Tea sage Lu Yu, and Xu Gousan. Xiantao people also said Xu Gousan belong to them.
Where is Xu Gousan‘s hometown, I do not know really. But Xu Gousan is nobody in other places.
There are many dialect words in Tianmen. They are really very old. I say some words, but I am afraid the young people can not understand.
Cleaning, ????, nonsense, very, wait a moment,
Many ancient words spoken by old people are similar to Cantonese, for example
difficulty and suffer, one room, blind, ring, slippers, fly
moth, liquefied gas, coal, and
When old people pronounce word of “shrimp, is similar to which in Cantonese.
But now we do not read like this. Words reading slowly tend to be similar to Mandarin.
This may prove that old Tianmen language may similar to Cantonese in history.
In Tianmen language, grandma is “POPO, not “NAINAI. But now, all children call grandma as NAINAI.
Currently, Tianmen language is more and more close to Mandarin. Actually, there are many dialects similar to Tianmen dialect.
such as Xiantao, Qianjing, Gongan, Honghu, Jianli,
Hanchuan, Jinshan, Shishou, Jiangling, and part of Changde Hunana,
All of these places are using the same dialect, just different in a few words sound. Now these dialects also more and more close to Mandarin, many feature are dissappearing.