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Re: Beijing says 400 million Chinese cannot speak Mandarin

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Originally Posted by welkin View Post
The interesting (and good) thing about the language divisions is that although the different dialects are incompatible vocally, they use the same written characters.
People in mainland China mostly write in simplified Chinese, people in Hong Kong/Macau/Taiwan mainly write in traditional Chinese, while some minority people would write in their own local language.
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