Learn to Write Chinese Characters download free [PDF and Ebook] by Johan Bjorksten

Learn to Write Chinese Characters download free [PDF and Ebook] by Johan Bjorksten year 1995
  • Book name: Learn to Write Chinese Characters
  • Author: Johan Bjorksten
  • Release date: 1995/3/23
  • Publisher: YALE UNIVERSITY PRESS
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Crafts and Hobbies
  • ISBN: 9780300057713
  • Rating: 8.75 of 10
  • Votes: 831
  • Review by: Treva Metzger
  • Review rating: 8.94 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/30
  • Total pages: 123
  • Includes a PDF summary of 13 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: Chinese characters are one of the most fascinating aspects of the language and occupy a prominent place in Chinese culture. Good handwriting is also very important in learning Chinese: the strokes that make up the characters must be written in a certain rigidly specified order, and they must also be written in a special way.This book is the only introductory manual for writing Chinese characters prepared specifically for an English-speaking audience. The author guides the reader through the fundamentals of writing and introduces the different types of script used in China today, their evolution, their place in Chinese tradition, and the relation among them. The book provides basic instruction in writing with a modern fountain pen rather than a brush. Only commonly used characters-both simplified and full forms-appear as examples and exercises. Also included is an explanation of how to look up characters in a Chinese dictionary.This attractive and charming book, full of anecdotes and calligraphic aphorisms, is both a useful classroom tool and an enjoyable reading experience for anyone with an interest in the language and culture of China.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 7H37M8S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Lettering & Calligraphy, Language Self-study Texts, Linguistics, Language Teaching & Learning Material & Coursework
  • Available formats: EPUB, TCR, WORD, PPTX, TXT, DOC, LIT, PDF. Compressed in DMG, 7Z, ACE, RAR, GZ, ZIP, LZ
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 23.97 USD
  • Dimensions: 156x235x7.11mm
  • Weight: 204g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: New Haven, CT, United States
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