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Syllables are analyzed into onsets, glides and rhymes.
Zhi, chi, shi, ri and zi, ci, si are written without
The symbol for i/y should be vertical in horizontal writing and horizontal in vertical writing.
Ju, qu and xu are spelt as they are
Tone 1 is unmarked: press the space bar for tone 1 in the Zhuyin input method. The marks for tones 2-4 are placed after the syllable: . The dot for tone 5 is placed before unstressed syllables.
Source of information
Kaden, Klaus. 1975. Die wichtigsten Transkriptionsysteme für die chinesische Sprache. VEB Verlag Enzyklopädie Leipzig.
August 7, 2000