learning chinese through design

I don’t know if learning a foreign language is ever easy, specially if you are learning a character based language like chinese. But this is exactly what ShaoLan, a tech writer, an investor and entrepreneur, set out to do with Chineasy. Using clever design she’s created a clever method to learn based on the basis block of chinese calligraphy.

Here is her talking at TED:

https://www.ted.com/talks/shaolan_learn_to_read_chinese_with_ease