Where is the Chinese alphabet? - Is there a Chinese alphabet? Why don't I see it? This articles makes it easy to understand why there is no such thing as a Chinese alphabet and why the Chinese language is special.
Seven Free Online Resources for Learning Chinese Faster - Are you learning Chinese?
Chances are, you've already searched the internet for information that'll help you learn Chinese. And what do you find? Lots of sites offering free information on learning Chinese.
I did an online search recently and realized that with all the information out there, it can be pretty confusing for a person who's just beginning to learn Chinese to figure out what's useful and what's not.
Where should you start? Which are the sites that offer you, the beginning Chinese learner, practical advice and Chinese phrases you can use immediately?