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    The Pinyin Tutor - Carnegie Mellon University
    Interactive Pinyin Chart with pronunciation
    Rules and Tools
    Chinese Tools -Chinese handwriting recognition input method, Pinyin editor, calligraphy editor, traditional-simplified text conversion, annotation, vocabulary lists, proverbs, idioms, synonyms thesaurus, slangs, songs, audio lessons, Chinese names, painting lessons, caricatures of Chinese celebrities, and forum.
    Chinese Language Center -offers English-Chinese Learner's Dictionary, stroke order animation, character etymology dictionary, Pinyin editor and lessons, Chinese text annotator, flashcards, and memory game.
    Learn Chinese -site offers various tools such as: online Chinese-English dictionary, text translation, flashcards, quizzes, text annotation, Chinese text and Pinyin input.
    Learn Chinese Characters -by understanding their origins and inter-connections with this Online Chinese-English dictionary by our IU Kelley School of Business Professor Rick Harbaugh.
    Listen and Learn with Podcasts -More than 1000 Chinese lessons for all levels.
    Rosetta Stone rWorld -a free online community for advanced language practice. Talk or chat with native speakers. Play games in your new language. Engage in language exchanges.