East Asia Student

Random Stuff Related to East Asia


  1. 'Hanzi and kanji: differences in the Chinese and Japanese character sets today'
  2. 10 hanzi you thought you knew how to write correctly
  3. 80 Chinese characters commonly used in phonetic transcriptions
  4. A "Chinese" puzzle sent to me by a reader: 冊月水三 了口臼尺 山月了 七口...
  5. A sample of my Chinese handwriting (October 2012)
  6. Book review: Tuttle Reading and Writing Chinese
  7. Character shapes used in Chinese words
  8. China to abolish Chinese characters, replace with pinyin
  9. Chinese alphabet nonsense
  10. Chinese character stroke order rules
  11. Chinese opposites words
  12. Convenient mark-up for CJK languages in Wordpress (HTML + CSS)
  13. Get daily Chinese handwriting practice with Google Pinyin IME on Android
  14. How to tell the difference between Chinese, Japanese and Korean
  15. Japan in Japanese: Nihon · にほん · 日本
  16. My favourite chengyu: 因人而異
  17. My favourite Chinese character: 戀
  18. Radical repeating characters in Chinese
  19. Remembr.it Chinese Flashcards review
  20. Remembr.it mini-interview
  21. Similar hanzi list and Anki deck
  22. So Korean has way more Chinese influence than I had realised
  23. Some things in English that behave like Chinese characters
  24. Surprising Chinese character simplifications
  25. The 'word-character error' whilst learning Chinese
  26. The best Android Chinese input method: Google Pinyin Input (谷歌拼音输入法)
  27. The Skritter iOS app is out... Please make an Android one!
  28. You can still read Chinese with the hanzi jumbled up