helpful tips for new Chinese learners

Decide whether you are going to learn traditional or simplified Chinese characters.

There are two different systems of Mandarin writing – traditional and simplified. Simplified characters were created by decreasing the number of strokes needed to write the character, changing its form. For example, compare the traditional and simplified characters for fei (to fly):

Traditional: 飛 Simplified: 飞

October 30, 2018

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Doesn't Duolingo only use simplified?

November 3, 2018
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