Hacking Chinese

A better way of learning Mandarin

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  1. Chinese writing challenge, November 10th to 30th


    This month it’s time for a writing challenge! Enrol, set your goal and write as much as you can before the end of November. This article contains more information about the challenge, some important things to keep in mind as well as a discussion about how to improve writing ability.

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  2. Learning Chinese characters through pictures


    This article is about using pictures to learn Chinese characters. In order to learn characters efficiently, it’s important to understand how they work and what the building blocks are so that these can be used in other characters. Any pictures you use to remember should be based on this. Avoid using pictures that obscure the real meaning.

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