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Using Chinese - A Guide to Contemporary Usage

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Published in 2009 by Cambridge University Press.

This book is a guide to Chinese usage for students who have already acquired the basics of the language and wish to extend their knowledge. Clear, readable, and easy to consult, it is an essential reference for learners seeking access to one of the world's most important languages.

Unlike conventional grammars, it addresses many aspects of Chinese language usage, such as letter writing, idioms, proverbs, and riddles. It also provides new and recent words, including internet vocabulary, which enables students to understand and properly use the most up-to-date expressions alongside everyday language. Useful sections on common social interactions are included, along with an invaluable guide to the finer nuances of body language. Clear, readable, and easy to consult, this is an essential reference for learners seeking access to one of the world's most important languages.

In very good condition throughout.

Item details

Author(s):
Yvonne Li Walls & Jan W Walls
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
24cm x 17cm
Edition:
2009
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0521785650
ISBN-13:
9780521785655
Number of pages:
290
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Title:
Using Chinese - A Guide to Contemporary Usage

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Published in 2009 by Cambridge University Press.

This book is a guide to Chinese usage for students who have already acquired the basics of the language and wish to extend their knowledge. Clear, readable, and easy to consult, it is an essential reference for learners seeking access to one of the world's most important languages.

Unlike conventional grammars, it addresses many aspects of Chinese language usage, such as letter writing, idioms, proverbs, and riddles. It also provides new and recent words, including internet vocabulary, which enables students to understand and properly use the most up-to-date expressions alongside everyday language. Useful sections on common social interactions are included, along with an invaluable guide to the finer nuances of body language. Clear, readable, and easy to consult, this is an essential reference for learners seeking access to one of the world's most important languages.

In very good condition throughout.

Author(s):
Yvonne Li Walls & Jan W Walls
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
24cm x 17cm
Edition:
2009
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0521785650
ISBN-13:
9780521785655
Number of pages:
290
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Title:
Using Chinese - A Guide to Contemporary Usage

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