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The original rules of the ancient Chinese game, maajok

by Yang-Chow Lim

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Published by Y.C. Lim in Seattle .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mah jong.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Y.C. Lim ...
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV1299.M3 L5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination3 p. l., 9-50 p.
    Number of Pages50
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6655067M
    LC Control Number23009671
    OCLC/WorldCa18304309

    In this game your students will compete to write the best story in the style of ancient China. If possible, read your students a few examples of ancient Chinese stories. Enjoy some of these traditional Chinese games with your family, perhaps when you are learning about China or celebrating Chinese New Year. Some of them may seem familiar to you, as they are similar to games that we already know. But many of them give us an interesting insight into another culture and are an excellent way of extending your studies on China.

    Memorize easily 60 Chinese radicals and 25 Chinese characters with an efficient memory game! This is Part 1 of the Ancient Code games. Hone your skills as a safe cracker while learning Chinese. Mahjong is a Chinese game of skill, which involves four players. The game played in general is similar to all the versions of r the game pieces and scoring slightly differs depending on regional variations. Online Mahjong game is almost similar to gin, rummy, while the object of mahjong is to build sets, as well as get the highest point value.

    characters’ original pictographic traits. We hope that with such imagery in mind, students will have a much easier time remembering Chinese characters. This book also introduces other forms of Chinese script including “Oracle-Bone Inscriptions 甲骨文,”. Today, within modern Chinese characters, we can still see characteristics from the ancient Shang Dynasty, more than three thousand years ago. These ancient characters were originally inscribed onto tortoise shell or animal bones, which are also known as ‘oracle-bones’.


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