Use this tool to add tone marks to pinyin or to convert tone number (e.g. hao3) to tone marks.

Although you can use the red buttons to add tone marks, we highly recommend you use the number method (e.g. hao3) for speed and placement of the accent above the correct vowel. [Hint: Type "v" for "ü"]
Note: You do not need to use this tool to enter pinyin in this dictionary.

Study Tools & eBooks From Written Chinese

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ABCs of Written Chinese

Learning Chinese can be a challenge, especially when you’re just starting out! Our brand new book, ABCs of Written Chinese will teach you the ins and outs of Chinese radicals, the building blocks of Chinese characters.

What you’ll learn in this book:

the characteristics of 20 radicals

how to remember each radical

characters containing each radical

how to write each radical with practice worksheet

exercises and quizzes for each radical


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Thanks for your help!!! – The Written Chinese Elves

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  1. April 27, 2016

    Nora Joy Wilson

    Hi Julius, have you tried using the “Restore Purchases” button in the Settings screen? If you purchased the scanner with iOS, it will be restored in your account. If you’re still having problems, please send me an email to [email protected] so that I can do some troubleshooting with you. Sorry for the inconvenience and don’t worry, we’ll make sure that we get it working for you. 🙂

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