Ni Wo Ta: Developing Chinese Fluency: An Introductory Course Traditional, Volume 2, 1st Edition
- Phyllis Zhang
- ISBN-10: 1285456815
- ISBN-13: 9781285456812
- 320 Pages | Paperback
- COPYRIGHT: 2015 Published
你我他 (Ni Wo Ta) is a complete first-year program that makes learning Chinese easier through an engaging video program, robust multimedia integration, proven pedagogy, and comprehensive cultural coverage. This textbook is designed with the national standards in mind and builds beginner-level proficiency through three modes of communication: interpersonal, interpretive, and presentational. INTRODUCTORY CHINESE features a clear, easy-to-follow structure that is ideal for instructors with any level of teaching experience.
"Authentic, innovative, interesting, and informational with sound pedagogical grammar provided."
— Xiaohong Wen, University of Houston
Unit 8. Past Events.
A: I went out today.
B: Who did you go with?
Unit 9. Background and Experiences.
A: I have never been to China.
B: Tell me about yourself.
Unit 10 . Dining and Food.
A: Everyone has different taste.
B: What dish should we order?
Unit 11. Around (In) the Neighborhood.
A: How is that neighborhood?
B: How do I get there?
Unit 12 . About School.
A: My homework is not done.
B: I can't find it.
Unit 13 . Movements and Directions.
A: He went into that building.
B: Is it on the table?
Unit 14. Tasks and Outcomes.
A: Get these things done.
B: How are things going?
Unit 15. Summer Plans.
Appendix 1: Parts of Speech.
Appendix 2: Understanding Grammar and Structures.
Appendix 3: Pattern Index.
Appendix 4: Vocabulary Index 1 (Chinese to English).
Appendix 5: Vocabulary Index 2 (English to Chinese).
Appendix 6: Thematical Vocabulary Index.
Appendix 7: Video Scripts.
Appendix 8: Map of China.
All supplements have been updated in coordination with the Main title.
Please see Main title page for new to this edition information.
Realistic and engaging, the video serves as the centerpiece for the textbook program. Filmed on location in China, the video tells the story of a few Chinese college students and their American friends who study in China. It covers daily topics and practical skills for beginners (e.g., self-introduction, shopping, hobbies and pastimes, travel, food, activity planning, school work, and task handling).Introductory Chinese Traditional Literacy Workbook, Volume 2 (ISBN-10: 128545684X | ISBN-13: 9781285456843)
The character workbook incorporates both handwriting and typing exercises that reinforce each other. Typing is introduced in the program as it has become the main medium for written communication. Traditional writing by hand and readings and accompanying activities can also be found in the workbook, designed to develop students' reading and writing skills.
The character workbook incorporates both handwriting and typing exercises that reinforce each other. Typing is introduced in the program as it has become the main medium for written communication. Traditional writing by hand and readings and accompanying activities can also be found in the workbook, designed to develop your reading and writing skills.