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Character Amnesia

By Min Xu From Brill’s Encyclopedia of Chinese Language and Linguistics (online and in print) Character amnesia (in Chinese: tíbǐwàngzì 提筆忘字 ‘lifting one’s pen but forgetting the characters’) is the name for the phenomenon that people forget how to write Chinese characters…
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