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If you think of different ways to say it in English, then you can tell the difference when it's expressed in Chinese. When it's "what is the result of 6 times 7", we say "六乘七等于什么?”. when it's "how much is 6 times 7?", we say "六乘七等于多少？”. As for doing the times table, we would say, 一七得七..二八一十六...六七四十二. Skip the operation words except on single digit.
there is an app for typing Chinese made for Chinese people. search Sogou pinyin in google and it will take you to the home page of the app, download and install(un tick the Sogou browser because you probably don't want it, it's practically a Chinese version for Chrome) don't worry about it being illegal, it's not. after installing, you can just press ctrl + ...
The method is correct, but the word should be '几' , not '什么'. If you ask 等于什么? it will 等于数字 ever, brain-teaser :) 几 is used more when you calculate simple questions, can be replaced with 多少 which is a common word. 七乘以六等于几? 七乘以六等于多少? 12345乘以4545等于几?(acceptable, but 多少 is more appropriate due to the complexity). you can cut the 以, there's no difference in ...
Here is a video lesson my team and I put together on this a topic. If you click the link you should be able to view the video. Ref: https://chinesepod.com/lessons/lets-do-math-in-chinese Here are some typical Math equations: 一加一等於二 one plus one equals two yī jiā yī děngyú èr 一百五乘以二等於三百 One hundred and fifty multiplied by two equals three hundred. yībǎi ...
just remembered to remind you, there're differences between fonts for simplified and traditional chinese. since you're not mac user, i would suggest downloading google font: "not sans cjk": https://www.google.com/get/noto/help/cjk/ or, https://www.google.com/get/noto/#sans-hant it's free, have fun :)
Google Pinyin is another option for you. In Windows, switch your input method to Google Pinyin, and then use Ctrl+Shift+T to switch to traditional Chinese mode. Now you can type pinyin to get traditional Chinese characters. You can easily switch back-and-forth between simplified and traditional characters by using the same keyboard combination above.
I use Sogou input, there's a preference setting for it. And I believe many Chinese input have it too.
Solution for Windows 8.1 Go to Control Panel\Clock, Language, and Region\Language (Alternatively, click the downward arrow on the language bar (on the taskbar) to open the menu and click Settings...) Click Add a language Select Chinese (Simplified) Select Chinese (Simplified, China) Once 中文(中华人民共和国) is available as a language, click Options following it. ...
OK, again in mac os x, go to system preferences⋯keyboard⋯input sources⋯press +⋯choose "chinese-traditional" from the left⋯then choose "pinyin - traditional", voila :) remember to check the "show input menu in menu bar", then you can choose the pinyin as input method, and type "out" traditional chinese characters. have fun :)
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