Chinese Notes


Literary Chinese works including poetry.

Literary Chinese

Introduction to Literary Chinese A gentle introduction for learners with minimal background in modern Chinese or even none at all, this article outlines development and history of the language, grammar, important authors, and gives a number of examples with text in both Chinese and English

Tang Poetry

老人塑雕  Statue of an Old Man Chen Zi'ang (661 - 702) 陈子昂

He Zhizhang (659-744) 贺知章 Wang Zhihuan (688-742) 王之涣 Meng Haoran(689-740) 孟浩然 Wang Wei (701-761)王维 Li Bai(701-762)李白

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