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Chinese Breakthrough Workbook

Chinese Breakthrough Workbook

ISBN:
9780887272103
Description

The Chinese Breakthrough workbook includes exercises and classroom activities related to the DVD, audio, and textbook of this series.

Each lesson includes classroom activities and fill-in-the-blank exercises to train students to understand rapid speech (must be used in conjunction with the video), and an “Answer Questions” section to help develop students’ ability to guess intelligently at the meaning of a given text. A final “Exercises” section for each lesson provides helpful review that can be used either as a classroom activity or for homework.

The workbook contains traditional characters on the left-hand page and simplified characters on the right.

Specs

Publisher: 
Cheng & Tsui
Publication Date: 
2007
Trim Size: 
8×10.5
Format: 
Paperback
Pages: 
214pp
About the Series

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.