Language Tools, Tips, Resources

For navigating language in China, here are some of the eclectic things Sinoglot has discussed.

This page is very much a work in progress. Email me (syz -at- sinoglot -dot- com) if you know of something else that should be here or if you have suggestions for making it easier to use.

  1. Tips for how to translate English terms into Mandarin terms when you’re beyond a typical bilingual dictionary, e.g. technical terms
  2. Character-based pronunciation of other Chinese languages (not just Mandarin): Voicedic covers pronunciation (by character only) of six other Sinitic languages — see comments on this post for discussion of quality
  3. How to count unique characters and machine-parse words in a document

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