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Basic Chinese: A Grammar and Workbook, 2nd Edition

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Basic Chinese: A Grammar and Workbook, 2nd Edition

By Yip Po-Ching, Don Rimmington, Zhang Xiaoming, Rachel Henson

‘Very well structured and clearly explained’ – Dr Kan Qian, The Open University, UK

Basic Chinese introduces the essentials of Chinese syntax. Each of the 25 units deals with a particular grammatical point and provides associated exercises. Features include:

  • a clear, accessible format
  • many useful language examples
  • jargon-free explanations of grammar
  • ample drills and exercises
  • a full key to exercises.

All Chinese entries are presented in both Pinyin romanization and Chinese characters, and are accompanied, in most cases, by English translations to facilitate self-tuition as well as classroom teaching in both spoken and written Chinese.

Basic Chinese is designed for students new to the language. Together with its sister volume, Intermediate Chinese, it forms a compendium of the essentials of Chinese syntax.

Basic Chinese: A Grammar and Workbook, 2nd Edition - About the author(s)

Yip Po-Ching is a Research Fellow, City University of Hong Kong

Don Rimmington is Emeritus Professor of Chinese Studies, University of Leeds.

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Product Description

Basic Chinese: A Grammar and Workbook, 2nd Edition

By Yip Po-Ching, Don Rimmington, Zhang Xiaoming, Rachel Henson

‘Very well structured and clearly explained’ – Dr Kan Qian, The Open University, UK

Basic Chinese introduces the essentials of Chinese syntax. Each of the 25 units deals with a particular grammatical point and provides associated exercises. Features include:

  • a clear, accessible format
  • many useful language examples
  • jargon-free explanations of grammar
  • ample drills and exercises
  • a full key to exercises.

All Chinese entries are presented in both Pinyin romanization and Chinese characters, and are accompanied, in most cases, by English translations to facilitate self-tuition as well as classroom teaching in both spoken and written Chinese.

Basic Chinese is designed for students new to the language. Together with its sister volume, Intermediate Chinese, it forms a compendium of the essentials of Chinese syntax.

Basic Chinese: A Grammar and Workbook, 2nd Edition - About the author(s)

Yip Po-Ching is a Research Fellow, City University of Hong Kong

Don Rimmington is Emeritus Professor of Chinese Studies, University of Leeds.

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Additional Information
Language Chinese (Mandarin)
Level Beginner
Media Type Book
ISBN 9780415472159
Date of Publication 30th January 2009
Number of pages 376
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