Simplified Chinese is a set of Chinese characters standardized and promoted for use in printing since the 1950s in the mainland China.

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Why do some Chinese characters have multiple simplified variants?

According to Unihan database some Chinese characters have multiple simplified variants. For example the Chinese character 鍾 have 2 simplified variants: 钟 and 锺 How it could happen? What is the ...
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What does this pattern mean, exactly?由…而

My book say that this structure is used to express the change of something, and it give me this example: 他脸色由白而红 But I think I didn't understand this structure really well. When should/Shouldn't I ...
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What's the difference between 只 and 才?

What's the difference between 只 and 才?When should I use 只 and when 才?Can you give me some example? Thank you