Posts Tagged ‘CangJie’

I just added my first page under Knowledge 知識 on CangJie 倉頡.  CangJie is different from the standard phonetic methods of inputting Chinese, instead based on the graphical decomposition of the actual word.  That means that a five letter code either entirely specifies a word or narrows it down to a very small number of words, meaning that you do not need to search through the long list of words with the same pronunciation, as with phonetic methods.  Unfortunately, there are not many English resources for learning CangJie, which is really too bad, as using a graphical decomposition is a good method for learning and remembering Chinese characters.  I’ve compiled the English language resources and other useful sites on CangJie that I’ve come across on the linked CangJie page.


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