Instant Chinese: How to Express Over 1,000 Different Ideas with Just 100 Key Words and Phrases [EPUB]

Instant Chinese: How to Express Over 1,000 Different Ideas with Just 100 Key Words and Phrases [EPUB]
Instant Chinese: How to Express Over 1,000 Different Ideas with Just 100 Key Words and Phrases (A Mandarin Chinese Language Phrasebook), 2nd Edition by Boye Lafayette De Mente
2016 | EPUB + PDF | 27.65/3.68MB

It's amazing how 100 key words and phrases provide instant communication!

Do you want to speak simple Mandarin Chinese but are too busy to study it? Are you visiting China for a short time and want a Mandarin phrase book to help you communicate in the Chinese language? If so, this Mandarin phrasebook is for you.

This new, expanded edition contains 15% more content, fun manga-style illustrations, and additional information on which destinations, personalities and trends are hot in China right now!

The idea of Instant Chinese is simpleŚlearn 100 words and phrases and say 1,000 things. The trick is knowing which 100 words to learn, but the author Boye Lafayette De Mente has solved the problem, choosing only those words you'll hear again and again. Even with a vocabulary this small, you'll be surprised how quickly and fluently you too can communicate in Mandarin Chinese. Words are repeated in different combinations, building familiarity without effort. All phrases are given in both simplified Chinese characters and standard Hanoi Pinyin romanization. A brief guide to pronunciation allows the user to say the phrases correctly. An EnglishľChinese glossary makes looking up a word or phrase simple and quick. Here's a sample of what you'll be able to do with this chinese phasebook:

  • Meet people.
  • Go shopping.
  • Ask directions.
  • Ride the subway.
  • Order food and drinks.
  • And much more.