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Beginning Chinese

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ISBN-10: 0300020589

ISBN-13: 9780300020588

Edition: 2nd (Revised)

Authors: John DeFrancis

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A complete revision of the first volume in the Yale Linguistic Series, this new version, inpinyinromanization, and aimed at secondary school and college levels, is an introduction to spoken Chinese. It includes dialogues, pronunciation drills, sentence-building exercises, examples of characters, substitution drills, and miscellaneous exercises in the form of games like crossword puzzles. There is a combined glossary-index, supplementary vocabulary for each lesson, notes, and a detailed suggested study guide. John De Francis is research professor of Chinese at Seton Hall University. Yale Linguistics Series, 1. The features of this introductory text for learning the Chinese language…    
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Book details

List price: $40.00
Edition: 2nd
Publisher: Yale University Press
Publication date: 9/10/1976
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 601
Size: 7.00" wide x 10.00" long x 1.50" tall
Weight: 2.288
Language: English