I have been looking for a book like this for a long time and I finally found it (in Waterstones book shop that is, for £20).
This book will enable you to remember the meanings of Chinese characters, through the explanation of the key components and radicals.
The interpretation of each character makes each one very memorable. It is a brilliant book.
What I like:
-the 'jigsaw diagrams' allow you to see the relationship and connections of groups of characters
-ancient depictions for many of the characters are provided
-the book is very colourful and engaging, with numerous illustrations
-the actual history of the characters is given
-stroke order… Read more
Don't buy this app. I thought it looked useful, but every time I search for a character it crashes. :(
5 of 6 people found the following review helpful
I really enjoy using MosaLingua for learning German. It has a vast range of vocabulary and phrases - and not just for straight out beginners .
The app is essentially a directory of phrases/words with English meanings. You can mark whether or not you'd want to learn it or not.
Enter the 'learn' section and the app will choose some flash cards that you have selected, which you may want to learn. Still, at that point, you can deselect a card which don't wish to learn.
You then run through the cards 'German to English', 'English to the German', and then the self-evaluation in which you select how well you remembered the word/phrase. From what you select in the… Read more