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Chinese for Beginners By Getaway Guides
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Planning a trip to China and need to learn Chinese? Want to learn Chinese fast, quick and easy? Need a reference for your upcoming trip to China? Need grammar, spelling or just pronunciation of a... More > word in the Chinese Language? Want to know how to say common greetings in Chinese? How about what you will need to say when dining and shopping? All the answers are just one click away!< Less
China and the Chinese By Herbert Allen Giles
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Herbert Allen Giles (8 December 1845 – 13 February... More > 1935) was a British diplomat, sinologist who was the professor of Chinese at Cambridge University for 35 years. Giles was educated at Charterhouse School before becoming a British diplomat in China. He modified a Mandarin Chinese Romanization system earlier established by Thomas Wade, resulting in the widely known Wade–Giles Chinese romanisation system. Among his many works were translations of the Analects of Confucius, the Lao Tzu (Tao Te Ching), the Chuang Tzu, and, in 1892, the widely published A Chinese-English Dictionary.Herbert A. Giles was the fourth son of John Allen Giles (1808–1884), an Anglican clergyman. After studying at Charterhouse, Herbert became a British diplomat to Qing China (1867–1892). Excerpt from:< Less
Chinese Vocabulary Builder By CWS Prior
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A book of Chinese vocabulary for learners and teachers at high schools and universities, offering about 1000 high-frequency words and phrases. Helps you to decide what to learn and what to teach.
4327 Chinese Idioms By Aris Akenos
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Chengyu (simplified Chinese: 成语; traditional Chinese: 成語, pinyin: chéngyǔ, lit. "set phrases") are a type of traditional Chinese idiomatic... More > expressions, most of which consist of four characters. Chengyu were widely used in Classical Chinese and are still common in vernacular Chinese writing and in the spoken language today. According to the most stringent definition, there are about 5,000 chengyu in the Chinese language, though some dictionaries list over 20,000. They are often referred to as Chinese idioms or four-character idioms; however, they are not the only idioms in Chinese.< Less
Unlocking Chinese in 28 days By Logan Murphy
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This book is the product of my journey in Taiwan. Inside,you will not only find tons of comprehensive lessons, conversations, grammar tips and vocabulary lists along with free MP3 recordings. Wait,... More > you may be thinking. Isn't that what a book on language learning is all about?? No! Because this book is much more than your average, boring language learning text, and you can thank me for that! I will share with you many valuable cultural insights, and my own unique life experiences from my time in Taiwan. In addition to all that, I also provide you with a 28 day plan to ramp up your Chinese instantly to conversational level. All that is left for you is to dive in and immerse yourself, I'll be here waiting.< Less
The Six Patriarchs of Chinese Humanism By Peter M.K. Chan
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This book is designed for those who would like to know what Confucius, Moh-zi, Lao-zi, Zhuan-zi, Mencius, and Xun-zi had actually said about the problem of man and society, but were not able to get a... More > systematic view from their utterances on these same topics scattered here and there in the ancient texts where their actual words are found. It is to show that when many of their utterances on one and the same topic are gathered to roost, what these patriarchs of Chinese humanism had in mind were in fact more comprehensive and engaging than any secondary material is able to duplicate. A total of 249 pages with Chinese textual documentation, suitable for students of Chinese philosophy, culture and language.< Less
Chinese Vocabulary for English Speakers - English-Chinese - 7000 Words By Andrey Taranov
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The knowledge of approximately 7000 words makes it possible to understand authentic Chinese texts. Combining vocabulary with conversational practice, you will be able to produce fluent phrases and... More > express your thoughts smoothly and accurately. You will find it easy and natural to talk about various everyday topics. This knowledge and ability will help you to achieve the language level where you may confidently say: “Yes! I do speak Chinese.” The vocabulary has 198 topics including: Basic Concepts, Numbers, Colors, Months, Seasons, Units of Measurement, Clothing & Accessories, Food & Nutrition, Restaurant, Family Members, Relatives, Character, Feelings, Emotions, Diseases, City, Town, Sightseeing, Shopping, Money, House, Home, Office, Working in the Office, Import & Export, Marketing, Job Search, Sports, Education, Computer, Internet, Tools, Nature, Countries, Nationalities and more … Revised Edition, July 2013< Less
Ancient Mystical Chinese Healing: Zhu You By Pinky Toky
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Zhu You is a mystical ancient Chinese healing therapy, which used mainly incantations and talismans to bring about healing effects. From the Sui Dynasty till mid-Ming era, Zhu You Ke was included in... More > the Official Chinese Medical System. It is difficult to find information on this subject in the English language.< Less
Everything You’ll Need to Know Vol. 60 Chinese Communication By RC Ellis
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Presently, 1.3 billion people speak Chinese around the world, and of this, 885 million speak Mandarin (the official language of China), which also happens to be the most dominant dialect. Currently... More > in the USA, only 24,000 students (Grades 7 through to 12) are actually studying this language, but their numbers are steadily growing.< Less
Love Poem (Chinese) By LI ZHI WANG
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Love is everything about life. Love yourself unconditionally, love your life, love work, love money, love others, love the nature.......... This book is in Chinese language. The author has written... More > 17 philosophy books< Less