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How many Hanzi?

Thank you so much, team Chinese! The course is amazing and as you see, I cannot stop learning because I love it so much. I never planned to study Chinese, but your course convincedme to give it a try and fell in love immediately.

I just have a short question: how many characters does the course teach?

November 16, 2017



Hi mlynarova,

Glad you liked the course! Our course teaches 1,000 Hanzi + 1,000 words. Please see this blog post for more details. Thanks!



Wow, that’s a lot! I’m impressed that you were so ambitious (half way to HSK4, wow!) and I’m happy to hear that you’ll be adding Traditional Characters later on (although I really should take some time now to learn to read Simplified Characters).

I really hope that you’ll also add more Kanji to your Japanese course. That course has so much unrealized potential.


Thanks for your work on the course, Mhagiwara!


Great, I want to learn them all! Thank you for your reply!


I agree with FilipFilip17, 1000 is amazing amount of effort! Thanks so much to you and rest of team :D


Hello :) I have a question, will the Japanese course get updated anytime soon, too? Because it seems so much shorter than the Chinese course, which has about 88 lessons, while Japanese has only 40... Unless it covers the same amount of material? I haven't finished any of those courses yet so I don't know


Also if u want to learn traditional chinese characters, check out


it took a day to kick in for mine, but it works!!


i appreciate the answers in this thread. love this chinese course!

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