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Complete Mandarin Chinese: The Basics (Living Language Complete Courses)

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Publisher Comments:

Complete Chinese: The Basics teaches the essentials of Mandarin Chinese language and usage, beginning with simple words and progressing to complex phrases and sentences.

This book can be purchased alone or as part of the complete course package which also includes a CD with 3 hours of recordings, a learner's dictionary, and a bonus wallet phrase card.

KEY FEATURES:

·All text is in the pinyin alphabet, the standard phonetic alphabet used for Chinese, so learning is faster and easier

·100 basic Chinese characters in a Grammar Summary at the end of the course

·Additional reference sections on letter-writing tips, e-mail etiquette notes and internet resources

·Special supplemental vocabulary sections cover topics from "Family and Relationships" to "On the Job" to "Sports and Recreation" and "Around Town"

Also available: Complete Chinese (CD Package, ISBN 1-4000-2272-X) and Complete Chinese Learner's Dictionary (ISBN 1-4000-2274-6)

Synopsis:

Learn Chinese (Mandarin) in 4 Simple Steps.

With "Living Language Complete Chinese: The Basics," you'll start by learning words, and then you'll progress to phrases, sentences, and conversations. This simple four-step building block approach will have you speaking with confidence right from the beginning, and you'll be able to learn gradually and effectively. If you're confident in your pronunciation, then this coursebook includes everything you need - vocabulary, grammar, culture, and practice.

This comprehensive coursebook includes:

- 40 step-by-step lessons

- Practical vocabulary and authentic everyday usage

- Simple explanations and plenty of examples

- Supplemental sections, including e-mail and internet resources

- A comprehensive grammar reference section

Synopsis:

Learn Chinese (Mandarin) in 4 Simple Steps.

With Living Language Complete Chinese: The Basics, you’ll start by learning words, and then you’ll progress to phrases, sentences, and conversations. This simple four-step building block approach will have you speaking with confidence right from the beginning, and you’ll be able to learn gradually and effectively. If you’re confident in your pronunciation, then this coursebook includes everything you need - vocabulary, grammar, culture, and practice.

This comprehensive coursebook includes:

• 40 step-by-step lessons

• Practical vocabulary and authentic everyday usage

• Simple explanations and plenty of examples

• Supplemental sections, including e-mail and internet resources

• A comprehensive grammar reference section

Product Details

ISBN:
9781400024254
Publisher:
Living Language
Subject:
Chinese
Editor:
Warnasch, Christopher A.
Editor:
Malkin, Shaina
Author:
Lai, Janet
Author:
Living Language
Subject:
English
Subject:
Chinese language
Subject:
Chinese language - English
Subject:
Chinese language -- Self-instruction.
Subject:
General Foreign Language Study
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Complete Basic Courses
Publication Date:
20080819
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
384
Dimensions:
8 x 5.15 x 0.85 in 0.6 lb

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Complete Mandarin Chinese: The Basics (Living Language Complete Courses)
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Product details 384 pages Living Language - English 9781400024254 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Learn Chinese (Mandarin) in 4 Simple Steps.

With "Living Language Complete Chinese: The Basics," you'll start by learning words, and then you'll progress to phrases, sentences, and conversations. This simple four-step building block approach will have you speaking with confidence right from the beginning, and you'll be able to learn gradually and effectively. If you're confident in your pronunciation, then this coursebook includes everything you need - vocabulary, grammar, culture, and practice.

This comprehensive coursebook includes:

- 40 step-by-step lessons

- Practical vocabulary and authentic everyday usage

- Simple explanations and plenty of examples

- Supplemental sections, including e-mail and internet resources

- A comprehensive grammar reference section

"Synopsis" by , Learn Chinese (Mandarin) in 4 Simple Steps.

With Living Language Complete Chinese: The Basics, you’ll start by learning words, and then you’ll progress to phrases, sentences, and conversations. This simple four-step building block approach will have you speaking with confidence right from the beginning, and you’ll be able to learn gradually and effectively. If you’re confident in your pronunciation, then this coursebook includes everything you need - vocabulary, grammar, culture, and practice.

This comprehensive coursebook includes:

• 40 step-by-step lessons

• Practical vocabulary and authentic everyday usage

• Simple explanations and plenty of examples

• Supplemental sections, including e-mail and internet resources

• A comprehensive grammar reference section

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