In Windows XP, you can highlight characters and Word will give the pinyin for each.
Is there an easy way to do this with Word on a Mac?
I set up the Mac so I can enter pinyin to type hanzi. I need the reverse, i.e., for Word to display pinyin for hanzi.
(This works as a good study tool, i.e., when I get an e-mail in hanzi, I first try to read the characters. If I can't, I copy it into Word and read the message in pinyin. This way, I'm thinking in Chinese. The last resort is google translate).
(if you need instructions on switching in & out of hanzi in Windows, I can provide it. It's easy & requires no extra software. 很方便).
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