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Chinese writing system is famous for its complexity

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1. The properties of language are arbitrary, cultural transmitted, duality and highly productive. The fact that a language must acquired because it is arbitrary and cultural transmitted. Each symbol represents a/some sound(s) and that specific symbol conventionally is sounded in that way. Therefore it must be learnt by each generation. 2. Arbitrary in dictionary means not based on principle, system or plan. ...read more.

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- It's the voice producing part of larynx. By variation of tension and vibration amplitude of the cord to produce different sounds. Soft-palate - It's the soft roof of mouth that increases the echo effect of sound through the nose Tongue - It's the movable organ in the mouth example for speaking "F" sound. 4. Chinese writing system is famous for its complexity. ...read more.

Conclusion

They are all usable Chinese characters. Different meaning of words - Even words with same radicals, they mean differently. However, some general trends will hunt on the meaning of the words of "SUI" means something relate with water and "FA" very likely to the plants. This could be traced back to the development of Chinese writing. Different sound of words - Even for words with some radical, they sound differently. The sounds are radical-independent. It's different with English as phonetics helps to pronounce the words. ...read more.

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