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Chinese Characters writing order

Today we have learnt five strokes. We also learnt six Chinese characters composed of these five strokes. Do you remember the sequence of writing them?
Chinese character Fu
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Basic writing order 1: from top to bottom 一,二,三

Basic writing order 2: horizontal before vertical 十

Basic writing order 3: from left to right 八

Today we have learnt five strokes of Chinese characters. they are 横、竖、撇、捺、点.

We also learnt six Chinese characters composed of these five strokes.

All of them are numbers in Chinese. Can you please write them again by yourself in the right sequences?

一、二、三、十、八、六

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