Language is just a wonderful thing and it bridges understanding among people. One day, right now, I want to learn as many language that I can so I can connect with anyone in the world. Perhaps, start with Google translate at the meantime.
For foreigners, learning to speak Chinese is a hard task. But learning to read the beautiful, often complex characters of the Chinese written language may be less difficult. ShaoLan walks through a simple lesson in recognizing the ideas behind the characters and their meaning — building from a few simple forms to more complex concepts. Call it Chineasy.