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Chinese Language and Culture (Paperback)

Chinese Language and Culture (Paperback)
Author/Publisher: Weijia Huang
Format: paperback
Emphasis: Reader
Level: Intermediate - Advanced
Note: Traditional Chinese
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This is a reader written especially for learners of intermediate level Chinese and above. It contains forty articles on topics such as Chinese language, culture, history, society, folklore, holidays, geography. The articles, arranged according to level of difficulty, are concise and written in a clear and colloquial style. Grammatical notes and exercises are included after each article and two appendices are available for easy reference.

About the Author

Weijia Huang and Qun Ao are veteran teachers of Chinese at Brown University and Brandeis University respectively.

Product Details
  • Paperback: 500 pages
  • Publisher: The Chinese University Press; Bilingual edition (March 15, 2003)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN: 9629960060
  • Product Dimensions: 10.1 x 7.3 x 1.0 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 2.1 pounds.
  • Average Customer Review: based on 1 review.

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It is so good, I would add some itens in it description., February 2, 2006
Reviewer: Laerte Agnelli "LaoTse" (São Paulo, Sao Paulo SP Brazil)

a) Recent publication: 2002 b) The lenght of the texts and the
number of the new words increase gradually ( wisely ). The first
lessons are aproximately 400 characters with 30 new words. The last lessons are 800 characters long with 50 new words. c) Each lesson begins with a study outline in Chinese an English to give a general idea of what will be the lesson. d) In some lessons there appendices to give additional informations
such as " Chart of Chinese Radicals", " Commonly Mistaken Characters", "Chart of Family Relative Titles", etc.
Wise, really wise! Don't miss it.


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