Chinese Language Center
Chinese-English Talking Dictionary
Search by Chinese text, pinyin, or English. Unique features include:
Talking dictionary lets you listen to words right from your computer.
Handwriting recognition. If you don't recognize a character, you can simply draw it with your mouse to search for it.
Fuzzy pinyin matches words even when you are unsure of the exact pronunciation.
Word and character decomposition, character etymology, and stroke order.
Lists related words that share the same head or tail word; derived words, and words with a similar pronunciation.
helps understand proper word usage.
Chinese Character Etymology
is the only web tool in that allows you to visually drill down to the components that comprise a character, one level at a time.
Search by character components
. Quickly find Chinese character with a specific structure (left/right, top/bottom, etc.) and component (even if the component is not a radicals).
Online Chinese Flashcards
Our free flashcards are keyed to specific book series, such as "
" and "
New Practical Chinese Reader
", to match your study programs.
Chinese Memory Game
Inspired by the "Memory" type game but optimized for memorizing Chinese. Have fun trying to beat the clock while giving your vocabulary a workout.
YellowTip Text Annotator
YellowTip Chinese text annotator
, you only have to move your mouse pounter over any word that you need help to see an instant word translation. You can
annotate any text or webpage
or see use one of our pre-annotated pages in our
Online Reading Center
, where you can:
have fun with Chinese
classics of literature in Chinese and English
All About Pinyin
Introduction to Pinyin.
Rules: Initials, Finals, and Tones
Zhuyin to Pinyin Converter.
Already know Bopomofo? Quickly learn Pinyin.
Alternate Phonetic Systems Table
Pinyin Text Editor
. Allows quick entry of Pinyin.
List of Chinese Character Radicals
Similar Looking Chinese Character Radicals
Chinese Fonts for Windows
What's available where.
Chinese Character Stroke Order Rules With Animated Examples
Review of Chinese-English Dictionaries and Character Etymologies