Shipping Weight: 140g
Language: simplified Chinese, pinyin, English
Play a multitude of fun learning games with this traditional deck of playing cards with color categories for a variety of activities. The Character cards present 54 must-learn Chinese characters which also can be used as phonetic element in compound characters. The cards feature four color coded categories determining the initial of the pronunciation of the character: a o e y(i ü) w(u) (red), z zh c ch s sh (yellow) g k h j q x (blue) oder d t n l (green). The Deck is perfect for playing “Looking for Friends” using the same rules as “Go Fish” to match the most pairs to win; “Guess Guess” game to guess the character your opponent is thinking of; “Join the Dragons” similar to “Solitaire”; “Pick ‘em” to make phrases by combining compound characters; Math Activities to learn to use numbers 10, 100, 1000, and 10000 in Chinese; plus other activities created by you and your family. 1-5 players based on game rules. chinasprout
Some games and methods of using these cards:
Games for beginners
1. Looking for Friends (找朋友): Matching game like "Go Fish". Who gets most pairs win the game (3-5 players).
2. Guess Guess: A Guess Who game. Guess the character which the other player had in mind (2 players).
Games for Intermediate level
3. Pick’em: Make phrases and compose compound characters (3-5 players).
4. Math Activities: Four Fundamental Operations of Arithmetic. Use numbers to learn 10, 100, 1000, and 10000 in Chinese.