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A Revised Plan on How To Learn Japanese or Chinese

Japanese has been my pet project for nearly 2 years. Those of you who have been following the blog closely have seen me update my model flashcard decks, add new plugins, make new video walkthroughs, update my model decks again, and so on. Over the course of trial-and-erroring my way through the language, I now have a clear-cut plan for future learners of Japanese and Chinese.


In this post, I’m going to lay that out for you, so you don’t need to try and piece it together through nearly 2 years of blog posts:

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The Chinese Radical Decks

Back at the end of February, I posted my Japanese Radical Deck. That was meant to help Japanese students build a framework so that they could actually remember Japanese kanji. In the comments thread, there was a fair bit of discussion as to how to modify that deck to make it work for Mandarin or Cantonese.

Chinese Radical Decks

In the meantime, a reader, Peter Membrey, contacted us and asked if he could commission something related to Cantonese. We found someone who could modify our Japanese deck for Cantonese and Mandarin, and poof! We now have 3 new, fancy radical decks: (more…)

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