Miss Chicken wrote:
So if I was to write
how would you translate it?
or it might be
You said literally:
1. "Thing show write"
2. "Thing see write?"
I'd ask for clarification.
But if these are questions, I'd suppose you wanted to combine these double-verbs into a different verb, such as "signing" or "illustrating visually." This is only based on the context of our conversation. Out of context, I would surmise you are asking for an example of something. Or I'd say 311 446 433, 312 463. "I be confuse, you repeat."
As for signing, the Chinese have a simple hand gestural system for signing 1-9 on one hand. I'm partial to this method:
In American Sign Language, it's this:
You could also write the Arabic numerals 1234567 almost anywhere around the globe. People recognize them due to a)international airport standards, b)international economic/finance standards and c)tourist trade. In other words, if we go somewhere that does not recognize the arabic numerals 1-7, we might want to spend five minutes to learn their number symbols.