I pin so many patterns that only link back to charts. I often have people say, "I wish I could read crochet charts." Well here's a good place to start. A very complete and thorough list of the symbols and what stitches they represent.
Crochet symbols & directions chart from Craftsy. Good article to read if you don't know how to crochet from charts. It's really a simpler way to work than from written instructions and it allows you to use all those gorgeous Japanese and Russian patterns!
Crocheting: Crochet for Beginners A Great Collection of Crochet Patterns! Quick and Easy Way to Master Spectacular Crochet Stitches in 3 Days (Crochet Patterns) Have you ever wanted to Learn how to Crochet? For many people,