(Reguidit frae Hanyu Pinyin)

Pinyin, formally Hanyu Pinyin, is the offeecial phonetic seestem for transcribin the Mandarin pronunciations o Cheenese characters intae the Laitin alphabet in Cheenae, Taiwan,[1] an Singapore. It is aften uised tae teach Staundart Cheenese an spell Cheenese names in foreign publications an mey be uised as an input method tae enter Cheenese characters intae computers.


  1. Snowling, Margaret J.; Hulme, Charles (2005). The science of reading: a handbook. Blackwell handbooks of developmental psychology). 17. Wiley-Blackwell. pp. 320–22. ISBN 1-4051-1488-6.