The best-selling book on Chinese language now completely revised and updated
This is a completely revised and updated new edition of Tuttle's classic Reading & Writing Chinese. This edition focuses on the simplified characters now universally used in mainland China and Singapore, and which are the primary goal of almost all learners. The traditional characters still used in Taiwan and Hong Kong, and in older literature, are also included in order to furnish a complete reference.
has taught at Hong Kong's City University since 1986. He is the author of numerous books and journal articles on Chinese literature and language.
Li Ying teaches at Hong Kong University.