The Hanmoji Handbook: Your Guide To The Chinese Language Through Emoji

July 12, 2022|
The Hanmoji Handbook: Your Guide To The Chinese Language Through Emoji by Jason Li
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Learn Chinese with a new twist! This full-color illustrated handbook introduces and explains Han characters and idioms through the language of emoji.

Even though their dates of origin are millennia apart, the languages of Chinese and emoji share similarities that the average smartphone user might find surprising. These “hanmoji” parallels offer an exciting new way to learn Chinese—and a fascinating window into the evolution of Chinese Han characters. Packed with fun illustrations and engaging descriptions, The Hanmoji Handbook brings to life the ongoing dialogue between the visual elements of Chinese characters and the language of emoji. At once entertaining and educational, this unique volume holds sure appeal for readers who use emojis, anyone interested in learning Chinese, and those who love quirky, visual gift books.
Jennifer 8. Lee is a vice-chair of the Unicode emoji subcommittee and cofounder of Emojination, a grassroots group that advocates for more inclusive and representative emoji. She is also a former New York Times reporter, author of The Fortune Cookie Chronicles, and producer of the documentaries The Search for General Tso and The Emoji ...
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Title:The Hanmoji Handbook: Your Guide To The Chinese Language Through Emoji
Format:Hardcover
Product dimensions:160 pages, 9.06 X 7.5 X 0.98 in
Shipping dimensions:160 pages, 9.06 X 7.5 X 0.98 in
Published:July 12, 2022
Publisher:Candlewick Press
Language:English
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9781536219135

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