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Lessons in Chinese Commerce for the New Millennium
Open for Business, Volume 1 is a textbook & exercise book set filled with authentic, everyday business expressions along with practical explanations aimed at assisting students in mastering the subtle nuances of Chinese in the workplace. The... Read More »
An Introductory Course for Professionals

by Dr. Jane C. M. Kuo

In today's highly competitive Chinese market, knowing the language and culture can mean the difference between success and failure for foreign business ventures. Designed for learners with no prior background in Chinese, the Startup Business Chinese... Read More »
A Communicative Approach for Beginners
Level 1: Reading & Writing helps you achieve a basic proficiency in reading and writing Chinese. If you are traveling or working in China and want to read signs, menus, and short passages, or fill out simple forms and write some characters and... Read More »
Innovative Chinese Courseware
The Chinese Odyssey, Volumes 3 & 4 combined textbook completes the basic foundation that began in year one. Chinese Odyssey, year two, introduces students to more complicated grammar, and interactive practice situations help them learn to... Read More »
Innovative Chinese Courseware
The Chinese Odyssey, Volumes 3 & 4 set of two WMA audio CDs contains audio content for all lessons, plus listening exercises and some speaking exercises from the CD-ROMs. This audio set corresponds to the Chinese Odyssey, Volumes 3 & 4... Read More »
Innovative Chinese Courseware

by Xueying Wang, Li-chuang Chi, Liping Feng

The Chinese Odyssey, Volumes 3 & 4 workbook is comprised of reading, speaking, and listening exercises such as vocabulary quizzes, listening comprehension, role play, dialogue construction, fill-in-the blanks, e-mail composition, character/... Read More »
Innovative Chinese Courseware
The Chinese Odyssey, Volume 5 textbook solidifies students’ competence in modern Chinese communication. In year three of Chinese Odyssey, students will carry on more sophisticated discussions in Chinese and learn to express themselves in writing.... Read More »
Innovative Chinese Courseware
The Chinese Odyssey, Volumes 5 & 6 set of two WMA audio CDs contains audio content for all ten lessons of these two volumes, plus listening exercises and some speaking exercises from the CD-ROMs. This audio set corresponds to the Chinese Odyssey... Read More »
Readings in Chinese Culture Series Vol. 2

by Weijia Huang, Qun Ao

Readings in Chinese Culture Series, Volume 2 How Far Away Is the Sun? is the second of a five-volume series of supplemental reading material that corresponds to five different levels of ACTFL proficiency guidelines. This collection of ten original... Read More »
A Cheng & Tsui Bilingual Handbook of Contemporary Colloquial Expressions
2nd Edition

Compiled by Yu Feng, Yaohua Shi, Zhijie Jia, Judith M. Amory, Jie Cai

Do you ever wish you had the eloquence to raise the dead (能把死人说活)?  By introducing fun, popular vocabulary, phrases, and proverbs that are rarely encountered in formal classroom instruction, Pop Chinese is designed to help intermediate and advanced... Read More »
A New Five-Skilled Approach
Chinese for Tomorrow, Volume 1 begins with an introduction to Chinese pronunciation, pinyin, and computer input, with plenty of practice exercises. Ten lessons present dialogues and narratives centered around the lives of college students studying... Read More »
A New Five-Skilled Approach
This Companion Grammar Book to Chinese for Tomorrow, Volume 1 systematically explains the basic grammatical principles of Mandarin Chinese. Based on a step-by-step progression, and published separately from the textbook in order to give students and... Read More »
A Communicative Approach for Beginners
Level 2: Listening & Speaking builds on the strengths of Success with Chinese, Level 1 and uses a whole new range of daily experiences as practical opportunities for learning and mastering the basics of Chinese. As you move about more... Read More »
A Communicative Approach for Beginners
Level 2: Reading & Writing builds on the strengths of Success with Chinese, Level 1 and uses a whole new range of daily experiences as practical opportunities for learning and mastering the basics of Chinese. Reading exercises are designed to... Read More »
An Introductory Course for Professionals

by Dr. Jane C. M. Kuo

The Startup Business Chinese Level 1 Workbook is designed to accompany the Level 1 Textbook and contains exercises for improving learners’ listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills in a Chinese business context. Units 1-6 begin with listening... Read More »

Mastering Chinese pronunciation is one of the most important and basic tasks in learning Mandarin Chinese.  Drills in this book are appropriate for students who have experience with dialects other than Mandarin, as well as for those with no previous... Read More »

Designed to cover the fifth term in a 3-year course, the New Practical Chinese Reader (NPCR), Volume 5 Textbook aims to develop the student’s ability to communicate using Chinese through the study of language structure and function, related cultural... Read More »

This audio CD accompanies the Volume 1 Instructor’s Manual.

This set of four audio CDs helps to strengthen students' listening and speaking skills, and contains the dialogues and listening comprehension sections that correspond to the Volume 2 Textbook. This set is also available in an audio cassette format.

This set of four audio CDs helps to strengthen students' listening and speaking skills, and contains the dialogues and listening comprehension sections that correspond to the Volume 3 Textbook. This set is also available in an audio cassette format.

This set of three audio CDs is an interactive learning tool to be used in or out of class, and provides essential listening exercises for the Volume 3 Workbook. The exercises focus on phonetics and pronunciation to improve students’ listening and... Read More »

This set of four audio CDs helps to strengthen students' listening and speaking skills, and contains the dialogues and listening comprehension sections that correspond to the Volume 5 Textbook.
(Chinese Character Instruction and Computer Technology)
This innovative professional resource starts from the premise that modern students possess sophisticated skills in word processing, e-mail exchange, and other computer-based activities. This useful volume shows teachers how to take advantage of... Read More »
Innovative Chinese Courseware
The Chinese Odyssey, Volume 2 set of five audio CDs contains audio content for all lessons, plus listening exercises and some speaking exercises from the CD-ROMs. This CD set corresponds to the Chinese Odyssey, Volume 2 textbook, workbook, and... Read More »
Living and Learning in China

by Hong Gang Jin, De Bao Xu, Der-Lin Chao, Yea-Fen Chen, Min Chen

Studying in China is a one-of-a-kind experience, and this textbook and audio CD set helps students make the most of it. The topics and settings are drawn from the actual experiences of hundreds of students and professors who have lived and studied... Read More »

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