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Teach Yourself Beginner's Mandarin Chinese (Set 4) (TY: Beginner's Courses)

By lee.2951 - Posted on 22 May 2009 - Update on 25 October 2010

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Author: Elizabeth Scurfield
Publisher: McGraw-Hill (2009)
Binding: Paperback, 256 pages
Teach Yourself Beginner's Mandarin Chinese requires no prior experience in the language and gives you the opportunity to study at a reasonable, steady pace. This course makes the process nearly painless--it is written in a friendly and supportive tone, and the structure offers you plenty of opportunities for self-practice. You are in control of your learning experience, so you never feel overwhelmed or rushed. This practical course introduces the new language without inundating you and includes dialogues and exercises, a helpful pronunciation section, manageable lists of practical vocabulary, a glossary of grammar terms, and more. The accompanying audio CD features recordings by native speakers and contains dialogues from the book as well as exercises in listening and speaking.