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A Practical English-chinese Pronouncing Dictionary

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andlt;bandgt;This is a userand#8211;friendly English to Chinese dictionary.andlt;/bandgt;andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;andlt;iandgt;A practical Englishand#8211;Chinese Pronouncing Dictionaryandlt;/iandgt; contains more that 15,000 entries, providing the reader easy access to all the words needed for everyday Chinese language conversation. This concise volume provides both Mandarin Chinese and Cantonese romanizations and pronunciations along with the Chinese characters. This totally practical dictionary follows a clear fourand#8211;column arrangement: 1) the English world, 2) the Chinese character(s) with Chinese phonetics, 3) romanization in Mandarin with tone signs, 4) romanizations in Cantonese with tone signs. The entries have been selected to provide the most comprehensive listing possible and to obviate the timeand#8211;waisting device of cross referencing.andlt;ulandgt;andlt;liandgt; Contains over 15,000 Entries.andlt;/liandgt;andlt;liandgt; Complete conversation guide.andlt;/liandgt;andlt;liandgt; Romanized Mandarin and Chinese.andlt;/liandgt;andlt;liandgt; Simplified tone and sound indications.andlt;/liandgt;andlt;liandgt; Numerical list of radicals.andlt;/liandgt;andlt;/ulandgt;Nowhere else will the user find such a tool to learn Chinese that so effectively combines simplicity with such utility!

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Containing more than 15,000 common words, this is an indispensible reference for those students of Chinese ready to dive straight into everyday conversation.

Synopsis:

Containing more than 15,000 common words, this concise volume provides both Mandarin and Cantonese romanizations and pronunciations along with traditional characters (appendix with simplified characters is provided) arranged in a clear four-column format - English word, Chinese character(s), romanization in Mandarin, and romanization in Cantonese.

About the Author

andlt;Bandgt;Janey Chenandlt;/Bandgt; is a graduate of the National Southwest Associated University of China. She is a former teacher of Mandarin at the Taipei Language Institute in Taiwan and of Cantonese at the Chinese Language Center, the New Asia Colllege, and the Chinese University in Hong Kong.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780804818773
Other:
Chen, Janey
Publisher:
Tuttle Publishing
Author:
Chen, Janey
Location:
Rutland, Vt.
Subject:
Chinese
Subject:
Polyglot Dictionaries
Subject:
English language
Subject:
Chinese language
Subject:
Multi-Language Dictionaries
Subject:
General Foreign Language Study
Subject:
English language -- Dictionaries -- Chinese.
Subject:
Chinese language -- Dialects -- Canton.
Subject:
Foreign Languages-Chinese
Subject:
chinese english; english to chinese; chinese dictionary; learn chinese; chinese characters;
Subject:
chinese english; english to chinese; chinese dictionary; learn chinese; chinese characters; chinese book
Subject:
chinese language; chinese english; english chinese; chinese dictionary; learn chinese; chinese characters; chinese book
Subject:
chinese language ; chinese english ; english chinese
Subject:
chinese characters ; chinese book
Subject:
learn chinese; chinese language; chinese english; english chinese
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paperback
Series:
No Series
Series Volume:
TN-216
Publication Date:
19920931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
over 15,000 entries
Pages:
640
Dimensions:
8.25 x 5.25 in 23 oz

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Containing more than 15,000 common words, this is an indispensible reference for those students of Chinese ready to dive straight into everyday conversation.
"Synopsis" by , Containing more than 15,000 common words, this concise volume provides both Mandarin and Cantonese romanizations and pronunciations along with traditional characters (appendix with simplified characters is provided) arranged in a clear four-column format - English word, Chinese character(s), romanization in Mandarin, and romanization in Cantonese.
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