Some says if you master the most commonly used Chinese characters, you will have a speedy learning of Chinese.
For some Non-Chinese speaking students, they have difficulty in writing Chinese. Please be assured that Chinese learning is easy, when you overcome the first 300 Chinese words, you will gain the ability to summarize the common components of Chinese characters, you will be familiar with the stroke order, and the Chinese learning will be so fruitful and easy.
You may refer to this website, Chinese characters are in traditional,
常用字表 The most commonly used Chinese characters
You may translate them into simplified one with the help of
You write the word on the box of the top right corner with your censor, a list of words will be automatically generated, you pick the words on the list that you need, the simplified Chinese character will be shown.