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Chinese poems

Chinese poems

This site presents Chinese, pinyin and English texts of poems by some of the greatest Chinese poets. Most of the featured authors are from the Tang dynasty, when culture in China was at its peak, but writers from other periods are also included.


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Shijuan Liu
Shijuan Liu (Faculty)
13 years ago
A very good collection of Chinese poems. It provides both simplified and traditional character versions for visitors to choose. It also provides Hanyu Pinyin including the tones. In addition, it provides nice English translations (some poems even have more than one version).

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