Chinese Computer Programs
- Pronunciation Tutor (MAC)
Covers the basics of vowel sounds (unaccented, accented, and
combinations), consonants, words, phrases, and full sentences.
By clicking on the syllables, words, and sentences, a native
informant repeats them as many times as the student wishes.
- Survival Manual (MAC)
Over 8 megabytes of high-quality, native speaker voice
reproduction compressed into four diskettes using Farallon
Computer's new Sound-Edit digitized sound compression an real-
time decompression technology. More than 600 recorded everyday
Chinese words and phrases covering such topics as Food,
Hotels, Transportation, Communications, Doctors, Numbers,
Clothing, and more, as well as notes about everyday life in
China. Includes more than 500 additional non-recorded words
- Writing Tutor (MAC)
Character basics, signs, radical , exercises.
Animal, human, nature, artifact Radicals.
Signs that identify, instruct, and prohibit. (MAC)
- Chinese Character Tutor (IBM)
A simple program to teach students to write Chinese