Mandarin Language Game online book

This can be downloaded in pdf format Chinese Characters

28. Calligraphy


Calligraphy shūfǎ 书法   




This stamp was issued in 2000 in a miniature sheet. 


The literal translation for calligraphy is book law or method. 


The characters on the stamp are 中國書法 and mean Chinese calligraphy. They are written in traditional characters. In simplified characters it would read 中国书法. 

  • Find out how to correctly hold a calligraphy brush and learn about stroke order. 
  • Write some Chinese characters with a brush and ink following the correct stroke order. 

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