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Get By In Chinese

Price £10.99 ISBN: 9781406642933
  • Phrase book and mini course in one
  • All the language you need for your trip abroad
  • Colourful and engaging
  • Introduces you to the sights and sounds of China
Product Details
Contents: 1 Book, 160 Pages; 1 Audio CD, 60 Minutes
ISBN: 9781406642933 Published: May 2008 Author: Kan Qian, Wang Xiaoning, Kan Jia
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Sample pages 74-5
Sample pages 124-5
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Description

Get By in Chinese is the ideal travel companion – a quick and easy introduction to Chinese and a phrasebook covering all the essential language you’ll need on your trip. With the help of a 60-minute CD, get to grips with the basics of a conversation before you leave, then take the book away with you as a handy reference guide.

 

Get By in Chinese will help you to:

  • understand the basics of the language with clear and easy-to-follow explanations
  • try out what you have learnt with mini role plays and activities
  • communicate with confidence using thousands of essential words and phrases
  • get around easily with useful tips for the visitor
  • eat out the Chinese way with the comprehensive menu reader.

 

Also contains a two-way mini dictionary so you’ll never be stuck for the right word, and a full pronunciation guide so you’ll always know how to say it! Download the tracks on to your MP3 player to learn on the move.

 

All the Get By courses are also available to download from Audible.co.uk.

Online Resources
BEGINNER Do you want to learn a new language? Our resources for beginners guide you step by step through the basics, and help you to speak your language of choice with confidence.
INTERMEDIATE Are you looking to improve existing language skills? Our intermediate resources allow you to build on what you’ve learnt and take your learning to the next level.
TRAVEL Are you planning a holiday or business trip? Our travel resources help you master essential everyday phrases and vocabulary so you can get by abroad with confidence.
REFERENCE Are you looking for extra support? Whatever your level, you can consolidate your language learning with our range of grammar books and revision guides.