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The Oxford Chinese Minidictionary

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Publisher Comments:

This language reference is an instant-access, completely portable dictionary for anyone with a general curiosity about the Chinese language. Whether you're studying, working, or just interested in Chinese as it is used today, this is the only book you need for a complete introduction to the language.

It includes thousands of words, phrases, and translations; thousands of examples drawn from real-life situations; and headwords in simplified Chinese script, as well as in Pinyin romanization to aid better pronunciation. In addition to a detailed introduction, there is a section on how to use the dictionary, ideal for any beginner. This volume also includes tones in Mandarin Chinese, an index of Chinese characters, a Chinese-to-English dictionary, and an English-to-Chinese dictionary.

Designed specifically for English speakers learning Chinese, this Minidictionary is the essential resource for all those wishing to better understand the beauty of the language, and the perfect companion for a trip to a Chinese-speaking country.

Synopsis:

Including thousands of words, phrases, and translations, this language reference is an instant access, completely portable dictionary designed for English speakers learning Chinese.

Table of Contents

Introduction

How to use the dictionary

Tones in Mandarin Chinese

Index of Chinese characters

Chinese-English Dictionary

English-Chinese Dictionary

Product Details

ISBN:
9780198603641
Manufactured:
Oxford
Other:
Church, Sally Kathryn
Manufactured:
Oxford
Author:
Oxford
Author:
null, Sally K.
Author:
Yuan, Boping
Author:
Sally K. Church
Author:
null, Boping
Other:
Yuan, Boping
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Location:
Oxford
Subject:
Chinese
Subject:
English
Subject:
English language
Subject:
Dictionaries - General
Subject:
Multi-Language Dictionaries
Subject:
Reference | Bilingual Dictionaries | Chinese
Copyright:
Series Volume:
no. 36
Publication Date:
20010628
Binding:
book not specified
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
640
Dimensions:
4.61x3.14x1.39 in. .52 lbs.

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