hackchinese
Simplified / Traditional

You can choose to study simplified characters or traditional characters.



Mainland China uses simplified characters, whereas Taiwan and Hong Kong use traditional characters. Most people study simplified characters unless they want to live in Taiwan or Hong Kong.

By default, Hack Chinese uses the simplified Chinese character set. 


Note: Example sentences are currently available in simplified characters only. We will convert our sentences to traditional shortly.

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