video of Pinyin’s ‘father,’ Zhou Youguang, in English

Roddy of Chinese Forums, Signese, Dreams of White Tiles, and even more sites, found a new video (4 min. 40 sec.) of Zhou Youguang speaking, in English, to a reporter from the Guardian. I was kind of surprised to see … Continue reading

Zhou Youguang awarded

Zhou Youguang, often called the father of Hanyu Pinyin, has received another award. Dì-w? jiè Wú Yùzh?ng Ji?ng 31 rì zài Zh?ngguó Rénmín Dàxué b?nf?, céng c?nyù “Hàny? P?ny?n F?ng’àn” zhìdìng de “Hàny? P?ny?n zh? fù” Zh?u Y?ugu?ng huòdé Wú … Continue reading