Useful Links

Most Common 3,000 Chinese Characters:

General China and Chinese Culture:

Learn Chinese Phrases

Writing in Chinese

How to mark pinyin with tones?

A computer assisted approach to writing Chinese Chinese software to download. Student can learn to write Chinese on the computer using Hanyu Pinyin. It's an easy and fun way for them to review and learn Chinese characters. Often Chinese words that are made up of 2 characters would automatically show up as a choice when the first character is selected.

Look Up Chinese Characters

Chinese Dictionaries / Learn Chinese

Chinese-English-Pinyin Reference Dictionary

Speech Sounds of Mandarin Chinese

Chinese Dictionary 

Learning Chinese Online

Animated Websites for Children  (subscription-based website,  Level 1 is good for Chopstix and Beg 1 students; Level 2 & 3 is good for Beg 1 & 2 students) (Beginner 3 and Intermediate students) (animated Chinese characters)

Activate Chinese Language in WinXP

Links to Other Pages with Chinese Links