Chinese Slanguage: A Fun Visual Guide to Mandarin Terms and Phrases

Chinese Slanguage: A Fun Visual Guide to Mandarin Terms and Phrases

by Mike Ellis

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Overview

It’s simple: follow the illustrated prompts and read the English words out loud, and soon you’ll be speaking Chinese. This handy, easy-to-read language guide is easy to carry and gives the basic phrases you need while traveling, asking directions, or ordering food at a restaurant. It also includes phrases for medical or legal emergencies, as well as terminology for hotels, airports, and so on. But most of all, it’s just plain fun!

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781423607502
Publisher: Smith, Gibbs Publisher
Publication date: 03/01/2010
Pages: 96
Sales rank: 448,769
Product dimensions: 7.20(w) x 5.40(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range: 10 - 16 Years

About the Author

Mike Ellis a web designer who runs the popular website www.slanguage.com. He lives with his family in Philadelphia.

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Table of Contents

How to Use This Book 5

Greetings and Responses 7

Food 11

The Body 19

Health and Medicine 25

Verbs 29

Adverbs and Adjectives 35

Pronouns, Conjunctions, and Prepositions 41

Geography 45

Buildings and Structures 49

Weather 51

Entertainment and the Arts 53

Family 57

Feelings and Senses 63

Education 67

Time 73

Nature and Animals 75

Clothing 81

Directions 85

Shopping 87

Sports 89

Travel and Tourism 93

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Chinese Slanguage: A Fun Visual Guide to Mandarin Terms and Phrases 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I want to learn chinese super bad beacuase it is a "dream" of mine
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
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