Hacking Chinese

A better way of learning Mandarin

Articles tagged with ‘Kangxi radicals’

  1. Creating a powerful toolkit: Character components


    If you plan to learn to read or write Chinese, you will need to learn parts of characters (components) and parts of words (characters). There are an untold number of combinations of these, and if you only study these it will be impossible. This would be a little bit like learning maths by studying thousands of examples, but never actually looking at the underlying equations.

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