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Great Wall Chinese - Essentials in Communication vol.3 Workbook

Author: Jianfei Ma
Publisher: Beijing Language and Culture University Press
Binding: Paperback, 152pages
Summary:
As a key project of the Office of Chinese Language Council International, Great Wall Chinese is the core textbook used in Confucius Institute. Essentials in Communication is intended for elementary Chinese learners to help them develop the basic communication competence in daily-life areas such as personal information, study, work, social interaction, etc.
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Great Wall Chinese - Essentials in Communication vol.3 Textbook

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Author: BLCUP
Publisher: BLCUP (2006)
Binding: Paperback, 72 pages
Summary:
As a key project of the Office of Chinese Language Council International, Great Wall Chinese is the core textbook used in Confucius Institute. Essentials in Communication is intended for elementary Chinese learners to help them develop the basic communication competence in daily-life areas such as personal information, study, work, social interaction, etc.
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Great Wall Chinese - Essentials in Communication vol.2 Workbook

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Author: The Committee
Publisher: Beijing Language & Culture Univ. Press (2007)
Binding: Paperback, 158 pages
Summary:
As a key project of the Office of Chinese Language Council International, Great Wall Chinese is the core textbook used in Confucius Institute. Essentials in Communication is intended for elementary Chinese learners to help them develop the basic communication competence in daily-life areas such as personal information, study, work, social interaction, etc.
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Great Wall Chinese - Essentials in Communication vol.2 Textbook with 1CD

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Author: BLCUP
Publisher: BLCUP (2006)
Binding: Paperback, 74 pages
Summary:
As a key project of the Office of Chinese Language Council International, Great Wall Chinese is the core textbook used in Confucius Institute. Essentials in Communication is intended for elementary Chinese learners to help them develop the basic communication competence in daily-life areas such as personal information, study, work, social interaction, etc.
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Great Wall Chinese - Essentials in Communication vol.1 Workbook

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Author: The Committee
Publisher: Beijing Language & Culture Univ. Press (2007)
Binding: Paperback, 163 pages
Summary:
As a key project of the Office of Chinese Language Council International, Great Wall Chinese is the core textbook used in Confucius Institute. Essentials in Communication is intended for elementary Chinese learners to help them develop the basic communication competence in daily-life areas such as personal information, study, work, social interaction, etc.
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Great Wall Chinese - Essentials in Communication vol.1 Textbook

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Author: BLCUP
Publisher: BLCUP (2006)
Binding: Paperback, 74 pages
Summary:
As a key project of the Office of Chinese Language Council International, Great Wall Chinese is the core textbook used in Confucius Institute. Essentials in Communication is intended for elementary Chinese learners to help them develop the basic communication competence in daily-life areas such as personal information, study, work, social interaction, etc.
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Getting Around in Chinese: Chinese Skits for Beginners

Author: Hilda Tao
Publisher: Center for Chinese Studies Publications
Binding: VHS Tape, pages
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This video-and-text teaching program focuses on building the practical spoken skills of beginning students. The video, produced by the Language Resource Center at the University of Michigan, features thirty skits that cover a wide range of daily activities such as introducing yourself, inviting a friend to the movies, asking for directions, talking about your family, and shopping. The skits provide a model for students to learn and then improvise on. Each segment introduces new vocabulary and reviews grammatical structures. Excellent for improving pronunciation, tones, and listening comprehension, as well as providing an opportunity for beginning students to learn Chinese body language and gestures. The accompanying textbook includes the dialogues in English and pinyin along with character text in both simplified and traditional characters, vocabulary lists with sample sentences to clarify proper use of key expressions, and discussion questions.
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Fundamentals of Chinese Characters

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Author: John Jing-hua Yin
Publisher: Yale University Press (2006)
Binding: Paperback, 424 pages
Summary:
"Fundamentals of Chinese Characters focuses on the connections between the shapes and meanings of basic Chinese characters, enabling students to learn to recognize and write Chinese characters before they learn to speak Chinese. Presenting fundamental knowledge of Chinese characters according to their intrinsic regularity rather than in the sequence often used in teaching spoken Chinese, this book enables teachers to offer students a course on Chinese characters alongside a Chinese language course at the elementary level. With interactive exercises, rhymes for all the characters covered in the book, and illustrations for all the basic characters, this book makes learning Chinese characters easy and fun. "
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Fourteen Rats & A Rat-Catcher (Mandarin Language)

Author: James Cressey,Tamasin Cole
Publisher: Weston Woods
Binding: VHS Tape, pages
Summary:
What happens when a nice - or nasty - old woman calls on a rat-catcher to catch a nasty - or nice - family of rats living below her floor? Even a rat-catcher knows there can be more than one side to every story. So . . . up he comes with the best possible solution.
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Flying with Chinese

Author: Shuhan C. Wang, Carol Ann Dahlberg, Chiachyi Chiu, Marisa Fang, Mei-Ju Hwang
Publisher: Cheng & Tsui
Binding: Paperback, 68pages
Summary:
At last, an elementary Chinese textbook series for American students that is as focused as it is fun! Developed in accordance with the ACTFL National Content Standards, Flying with Chinese is the first K–6 series created by a team of Chinese language experts and established professionals in the field of K–8 world language education. The result is an integrated, communicative approach, with oral and literacy targets included and assessed throughout the 17-book series. The Flying with Chinese series is clustered around three themes: global citizenship, cultural heritage, and environmental responsibility. Each volume introduces legends, real and fictional characters of importance to Chinese culture, and significant Chinese customs and celebrations. Depending on the time available for instruction, a program may choose one or any combination of the A, B, C series. Each book is independent but interrelated to one another.
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