Across the Straits, Textbook (Online, Simplified)

Across the Straits, Textbook (Online, Simplified)

22 Miniscripts for Developing Advanced Listening Skills in Chinese
by Jianhua Bai, Juyu Sung, Hesheng Zhang

This is a one-year subscription to the e-book version starting at date of purchase of Across the Straits. An Internet connection is required to access this title. 

Across the Straits contains 22 miniscripts to help improve the listening skills of intermediate and advanced students.

Each of the 22 lessons within the book corresponds to the listening material found in the audio download and contains a pre-listening, listening, and post-listening section. The pre-listening section contains word association and discussion questions to consider during the conversation. The listening section includes vocabulary lists, notes on sentence patterns, and comprehension and multiple-choice questions. The post-listening activity section contains fill-in-the-blank questions and follow-up questions that can be used to foster classroom discussion.

Across the Straits can be used by itself or in conjunction with any intermediate Chinese textbook. In simplified characters with pinyin.


Cheng & Tsui
Publication Date: 
Monday, January 8, 2018
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About the Series

The Across the Straits transcript includes all of the listening material from the audio CDs and enhances the intermediate to advanced student’s listening comprehension.

Written in both simplified and traditional characters with pinyin.