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Speak Mandarin Chinese with Confidence with Three Audio CDs: A Teach Yourself Guide (Teach Yourself Language)
Synopses & Reviews
'An all-audio survival program for beginners that will get them conversing in no time!
Elizabeth Scurfield (London, England) is a former chair of the Department of Modern Languages at the University of Westminster in London.
Song Lianyi (London, England) has taught Chinese as a foreign language for more than 15 years.'
Speak Mandarin Chinese with Confidence is a structured, yet engaging, all-audio introduction to spoken Chinese for the beginner or someone who wants to brush up their basic language skills.
About the Author
Elizabeth Scurfield graduated with a First Class Honours degree in Chinese from the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) in London. She has nearly 30 years' experience of teaching Chinese to beginners. She is a former chair of the Department of Modern Languages at the University of Westminster in London.
Song Lianyi grew up and was educated in Beijing. He has taught Chinese as a foreign language for more than 15 years. He is a lecturer in Chinese at SOAS. He completed his Ph.D. in language teaching techniques at the Institute of Education, University of London.
Table of Contents
'CDs 1 and 2/Getting a taxi and renting a bicycle/Having a coffee and having a meal/Booking a room and booking a table/Changing money and going to the market/Asking for directions and going to a local attraction/Taking a train and getting a bus/Visiting the local attractions/Being ill and sorting out problems/Going shopping and buying souvenirs/Making friends and keeping in touch with friends/CD 3: Strategies and practice in understanding\n
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