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The book consists of four forms of writing.
It is noteworthy that the extension of Mandarin into the Southwest was in part the result of veterans being settled there after the were ejected from China and the Dynasty founded.
Basic Characteristics of Chinese Culture
I have rearranged the list to move the apparently more conservative languages towards the bottom of the table, though, of course, not all the indications are consistent.
To the northeast is a conspicuous, twin-peaked mountain,
Lee and Ken Smith, in their translations from the , assert:
First of all, Confucius almost certainly didn't "say" these things, since written Chinese is scarcely a direct transcript of spoken language but a fundamentally different system with its own inner logic and grammatical structure.
The trigrams contrast the Moutain, , with the Lake, .
[, Museworks, Hong Kong, 2010, p.9]This is rather like a claim that the Romans already spoke Italian and that Latin was an artificial language only used in writing.
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The curious idea that something like Mandarin was already an ancient spoken language and that Classical Chinese is some sort of abbreviation or code derived from it can be found in various sources.
The uses the trigrams by combining pairs of them into 64 hexagrams.
This imposes a vast unnecessary burden on them, but even some teachers and scholars of Chinese sometimes have trouble accepting that the ancient language is not the modern one and that the ancient language is part of the civilization of Korea, Vietnam, and Japan as much as of modern China.