Tao or Dao, Chi or Qi?

Tao is not pronounced Tayo or Toe or Tow (like cow)

It's pronounced Dow (cow with a d)

Chi is pronounced Chee

Tan is pronounced Dan

Tao, Chi and Tan are how Chinese words are spelt using the British Giles Wade system

Now the Chinese PinYin system is taking over

Tao becomes Dao,

Chi becomes Qi, Chi Kung - QiGong

Tan Tien - Dan Tien

Confused becomes bemused

So, have we got it now?

This site was Pin Yin.

Then suddenly I found myself typing Dao

and a few Qi's started to creep in

This site is now designated a taodao PinWade zone

Anything goes - Confusion reigns




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