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250 Essential Chinese Characters for Everyday Use: Volume 1 (Tuttle Language Library)

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andlt;bandgt;This is an invaluable study guide for learning basic Chinese characters.andlt;/bandgt;andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;andlt;iandgt;250 Essential Chinese Characters Volume 1andlt;/iandgt; is a second edition, completely revised and with 50 percent new material. Featuring a new design; tips for Chinese language mastery throughout; exercises in AP-exam format; progressive review sections; and several indices, this volume is a crucial learning tool for anyone interested in Chinese.andlt;BRandgt;andlt;ulandgt;andlt;liandgt; Master each character's radical, stroke count and meaning.andlt;/liandgt;andlt;liandgt; Grow in proficiency by learning compound words.andlt;/liandgt;andlt;liandgt; Example sentences show how to use them in context.andlt;/liandgt;andlt;liandgt; Review activities reinforce your leaning progress.andlt;/liandgt;andlt;liandgt; Helpful writing guides and practice grids for every character.andlt;/liandgt;andlt;/ulandgt;After studying this book together with its companion, andlt;iandgt;250 Essential Chinese Characters, Volume 2andlt;/iandgt;, you'll have learned 500 of the most important characters in Chinese, and thousands of words in which they appear. Whether you're new to Chinese or coming back for review, each of these 250 characters offers you ways to learn Chinese and improve your abilities to read Chinese and write Chinese.

Synopsis:

A learner's reference book covering 250 of the most common Chinese characters

Synopsis:

A new standard reference on a vitally important language in the world today

About the Author

A native speaker of Chinese,andlt;iandgt;andlt;bandgt; Philip Yungkin Lee, Ph.D.andlt;/iandgt;andlt;/bandgt;, is a Senior Lecturer at the University of New South Wales in Sydney, Australia. He has published several language learning titles and has received a Teaching Excellence award from his university. He is also the author of the andlt;iandgt;Pocket Mandarin Chinese Dictionary, Pocket Cantonese Dictionary, Essential Chinese Mandarin Phrase Bookandlt;/iandgt; and andlt;iandgt;Essential Cantonese Phrase Book.andlt;/iandgt;

Table of Contents

CONTENTSIntroduction

Student's Guide

250 characters presented in groups of 10 with quizzes and reviews

Answer keys

Alphabetical Index

Radical Index

Product Details

ISBN:
9780804833592
Author:
Lee
Publisher:
Tuttle Publishing
Author:
Lee, Philip Yungkin
Author:
Philip Yungkin
Location:
Boston
Subject:
General
Subject:
Chinese
Subject:
English
Subject:
Chinese language
Subject:
Chinese characters
Subject:
Chinese language - English
Subject:
Chinese language -- Writing.
Subject:
Foreign Languages-Chinese
Subject:
General Foreign Language Study
Subject:
chinese characters; learn chinese; writing chinese; reading chinese; written chinese
Subject:
chinese characters; learn chinese; writing chinese; reading chinese; written chinese; character book; chinese book; mandarin chinese; mandarin characters
Subject:
chinese language; chinese characters; learn chinese; writing chinese; reading chinese; written chinese; character book; chinese book; mandarin chinese; mandarin characters
Subject:
chinese language; chinese characters; learn chinese; write chinese; read chinese; written chinese; character book; chinese book; mandarin chinese; mandarin characters
Edition Description:
Trade Paperback
Series:
No Series
Series Volume:
no. 808
Publication Date:
20030731
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
stroke-order diagrams
Pages:
352
Dimensions:
11 x 8.25 in 39 oz

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