I have noticed that a lot of my friends that study Chinese at university spend a lot of their time learning to write Chinese. I would estimate more than 50% of their Chinese study time is spent on ...
How can I get better at reading handwriting? Are there fonts that look like it, or web sites with examples for practice? Are there some common shortcuts that people take when writing by hand?
I've mainly been learning to read/write Chinese using computer based software as opposed to going to lessons etc. However, I've realised that there is a small handfull of characters that look ...
When I was in China I bought some writing books for practicing Chinese handwriting. This is good but have 2 disadvantages. Size of cell is too big for brush and too small for roller pen. Must be for ...
印章 appear all over chinese works, especially in the past. Most noticeably in documents relating to business and arts, companies and individuals would use seals in place of signatures. In modern ...
Question Does Chinese have sets of phrases that cover both basic and complex strokes that are memorizable? Situation Within Alphabetic based languages we would be able to practice handwriting ...
Are simplified Chinese characters used for handwriting in places using traditional Chinese characters?
I'm curious if people living in places like Hong Kong and Taiwan, where the official characters are the traditional Chinese characters, do use them also in handwriting, or if they use the simplified ...
I am able to read quite a few Chinese characters and can recognize most of the elements (combinations of radicals and other stroke sequences) which make up the 3500 or so or more characters found in ...
I'm sure the first one is wrong and definitely couldn't figure out the one with fish. Fairly certain of the ones with pork. 西乳柿, 小葱, 排骨, ?鱼, 龙骨, 山药, 豆子, 猪腰, 猪肺?