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Did the simplification of Chinese characters make Chinese easier to learn?

Simplifying the characters missed the point: prosperity was what led to universal literacy on both sides of the Straits. Case in point: impoverished nations with alphabetic orthographies are STILL ...
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Did the simplification of Chinese characters make Chinese easier to learn?

You are correct to say that the system of simplified Chinese characters may not be able to improve literacy nationwide by itself. It may not make reading and writing easier. The status of literacy in ...
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Did the simplification of Chinese characters make Chinese easier to learn?

Definitely not, something that can be seen from the fact that both areas using simplified and traditional have very very high literacy rates. Although it may have in those very first group of people ...
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