chinese words and characters
Laoshi helps to learn Chinese words and characters. Choose your favourite textbook, subject list or HSK. Use spaced repetition system to remember words for long. Don't waste your time making flashcards and paper notes.
scan QR with your smartphone camera to download Laoshi
find out what your name means in chinese
enter your name in Latin or Cyrillic letters and we'll generate a Chinese character, and show you the translation and pronunciation
vocabulary lists from over 130 Chinese language textbooks
There's a pre-made vocabulary list for every lesson. All you have to do is study the words and Laoshi will do the rest
learn how to use each word in the correct context
train handwriting right on your smartphone
To help you use words in the correct context, we provide different examples of how words are used in sentences.
Writing out a character in the app is far more efficient for memorizing new words than simply copying it on paper many times in a row
More than 40,000 words
In Laoshi, we have over 40,000 words in both simplified and traditional characters, with meaning, usage examples and stroke order.