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Aug
31
revised How were Chinese characters taught to Chinese children before the introduction of pinyin?
The English Wikipedia link is probably more useful for the questioner.
Aug
25
revised Tips for multiple-pronunciation characters (多音字)
Reformatting to make tone marks more apparent.
May
17
revised Pronunciation of 那个
added 12 characters in body
May
14
revised The development of rhotic vowels in Mandarin
edited tags
May
13
revised The development of rhotic vowels in Mandarin
Add Mandarin and Cantonese pronunciation for 爾; change Cantonese romanization to Jyutping.
Feb
21
revised Do some (prestige?) accents swap /v/ or /f/ for /w/?
edited body
Feb
12
revised What characters are on this ceramic jar?
adding back edit that was removed by the previous edit
Feb
12
revised Opposite of constructions using 得 (must / have to)
edited tags
Feb
12
revised Opposite of constructions using 得 (must / have to)
adding pinyin
Jan
31
revised What's the difference between 咁 (gam3) and 噉 (gam2)?
added 24 characters in body
Jan
13
revised Position of 面熟 in this sentence
And another one... was I asleep while writing this? :-P
Jan
13
revised Position of 面熟 in this sentence
Copy-pasted the wrong characters before
Jan
13
revised Position of 面熟 in this sentence
Left off a character by accident
Jan
13
revised Position of 面熟 in this sentence
Clarified answer with more information and answered second question.
Jan
13
revised Why is 有 (yǒu) the only verb that requires 没 while other verbs can use 不?
edited tags
Jan
12
revised Why is 有 (yǒu) the only verb that requires 没 while other verbs can use 不?
Linking article
Jan
9
revised What is the difference between 做番 vs. 做返?
"not wrong" is probably more accurate than "correct"
Dec
29
revised What etymology dictionaries are available?
Fixed spelling of etymology tag
Dec
24
revised What is the difference between 做番 vs. 做返?
tagging under Cantonese