Character Pop

Character Pop

Character Pop takes a Chinese character and recursively breaks in down until there is nothing left to break down. The result is a rather pretty little (or massive) tree structure. The characters are coloured by their tone, thereby hinting which parts are related phonetically.

The Mandarin Poster Frequency List

The Frequency List

The master list on which our poster is based. This is the online version with extra details and related HSK information for every character.

Chinese is Awesome

Chinese is Awesome

Our awesome Tumblog where we post daily images of characters from Mandarin Poster including keyword, English definition, pronunciation, poster coordinates and the components that make up the character.

Pop Sentences

Pop Sentences

Simple, fun, and memorable sentences from pop culture and beyond.

Chinese Radicals Reference

Chinese Radicals Reference

An 8-bit look at the 214 Kangxi Radicals including variants, simplified versions and example characters.

Pinyin Writer

Pinyin Writer

This simple page allows you to write Pinyin words with tone marks. For example, writing hao3 will return hǎo, ensuring that the tone mark is applied to the correct vowel.

The Other Chinese

The Other Chinese

If you’ve learned Simplified Chinese and want to learn Traditional Chinese, or vice-versa, then this is the guide for you.

Chinese Writing Practice Paper

Chinese Practice Paper

Print out your own squared Chinese writing paper for drilling characters or general writing.

Mini Printable Chinese Exercise Book

Mini Printable Chinese Exercise Book

The Mini Chinese Exercise Book is a great tool for people who are serious about learning Chinese. It’s based on the excellent PocketMod that helped me organise my studies during university but it’s specifically tailored for learning Chinese. What is it? Simply put it’s a document that you print out onto a piece of paper… Read more »