By John DeFrancis
This moment variation, just like the previous first variation, introduces the various major sorts of chinese language as discovered sooner than and after the institution of the People's Republic of China in 1949. whereas carrying on with to emphasize the elemental value of the conventional usages, comparable to the normal characters to be present in all fabrics released earlier than the adoption of the simplified varieties in 1956 and nonetheless in use in a few components, the current revision is going additional in contrasting variation usages and in supplying extra fabric relevent to the PRC.
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