Mandagrams – helping to understand written Chinese

September 14, 2010 § Leave a comment

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Mandagrams means merging Mandarin with appropriate pictograms.

We noticed that as we studied Chinese, we were struggling to differentiate the shapes and forms of the characters from one another, and wondered if there was a way to make them more pictorial – taking some of the characters back to their visual roots.

—— johnson banks

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