Problem with Chinese Input

Hi, new user here but I have use similar T9 keyboard before for English/Spanish/Chinese.

I installed both the PY and ZH. Do i need both? Anyway, when i press “wxyz” and “mno” in T9 (portrait) mode with ZH selected and T9 highlighted, i get this:

I find this intuitive. Shouldn’t it show me something like this? Something wrong with my setting?

Image in next post because only one allowed.

Please advise! TIA

Shouldn’t it be showing me something like this?