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How do Chinese use Morse Code?


In the olden days, we used to tap out letters in messages using Morse Code. So how did the Chinese use Morse code?
Craig, Reading


** Definitive **
Name: Jeff, Bromley
Qualification: Used to be a telegraphist RNVR (Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve)
Answer: In the 1960s, our instructor had served in Hong Kong and he knew Chinese Morse. He demonstrated it, and the letters seemed to go on for hours, as they had so many more characters than we do.