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Chinese Breakthrough

Chinese Breakthrough

Learning Chinese Language Through TV and Newspapers
ISBN:
9780887271946
Description

The Chinese Breakthrough textbook provides authentic journalistic Chinese in printed form to students at the intermediate-to-advanced level.

The textbook includes 15 lessons presented in increasing difficulty and organized around four topics: Daily News and Current Events, Business and Economic News, News of Cultural Affairs, and News from the World of Sports. Each lesson includes a Text section, which consists of an introduction, dialogues, the transcription of TV news items, and associated newspaper articles; a Grammar Points section; Classroom Exercises; and Homework Assignments. Books contain both simplified and traditional characters, with pinyin.

This comprehensive look at current events and newsworthy items provides learners with a broad view of Chinese media, culture, and language.

Specs

Publisher: 
Cheng & Tsui
Publication Date: 
2005
Trim Size: 
8×10.5
Format: 
Paperback
Pages: 
437pp
About the Series

The Chinese Breakthrough DVD is composed of one-and-a-half hours of news segments from China. This audio-visual component provides students with an authentic example of daily Chinese, and increases their listening comprehension.

This set contains the same material as in the individual version, and includes a site license allowing the playing and duplication of the material FOR USE IN A LANGUAGE LAB ONLY. For information about our site license policies, click here.