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Chinese Phrases for Greeting Cards
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Price: Free! Words: 2,760. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Do you ever find yourself at a loss for Chinese words, phrases or sayings when you write greeting cards or occasion cards? The “Chinese Phrases For Greeting Cards” offers you great ideas on what to write in Chinese characters on a card for many occasions.
Chinese Conversation in Everyday Life 1 - Sentences Phrases Words
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Series: Chinese Conversation in Everyday Life -- Sentences Phrases Words, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 4,920. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Mandarin
Have you ever been in a situation where you feel frustrated because you are unable to express yourself in Chinese? This book can help you overcome the challenges of learning Chinese by providing you with necessary words, phrases, and sentences that can be applied to various real-life situations.
Raising Bilingual Children: Tips and Experiences from a Mandarin Tiger Mom
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Price: Free! Words: 5,230. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Verbal skills
A mother describes her personal experiences and tips to raising children bilingual in Chinese and English. The "Mandarin tiger mom" title comes from her passion and strict discipline in raising her sons to speak Mandarin while growing up in the United States with an all-American father. Of course, not everything is ideal, and the book also describes challenges she has faced.
A Vat of Water
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Price: Free! Words: 300. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Mandarin
A well known story about a famous calligrapher in ancient China retold in simple Mandarin to serve as supplemental reading material for students of the Chinese language. The Chinese text is fully annotated with pinyin and English translation. The link for downloading a pinyin guide is provided.
中文文学 Chinese Essay: 散落的花瓣
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Price: Free! Words: 560. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: January 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Mandarin
公元2013年的最后一天,看着窗外满树的冰枝在阳光下渐渐消融,想到几天前那场罕见的冰暴雨将多伦多凝固成冰晶剔透的世界,所有的树枝犹如玻璃枝一般在阳光下璀璨夺目,不由感叹美丽的稍纵即逝。 其实在我们走过的日子里,有许多美丽和温馨如落花般不经意地散落身旁。回望来路,美丽已成风尘中飘荡的记忆,虽然短暂,但却刻在了过往的岁月里,令人依然动容。 于是,决定将自己多年写下的散落在网上的心情随笔小文汇总一起,与读者朋友分享。 串起片片散落的花瓣,用文字留下记忆,红尘中谢谢你与我同行。
1-Minute Chinese: The Revolutionary New Method to make learning Chinese fast, easy and fun! (Volume 1)
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Price: Free! Words: 7,190. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Mandarin
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Say goodbye to hours of dull studying because now, with the publication of 1-Minute Chinese, anybody can learn Chinese, quickly and easily - for free! Using the amazing art of mnemonics this ground-breaking new book shows you how to effortlessly remember Chinese words, characters and tones, as fast as you can read them! If you've read and enjoyed this book, please consider leaving a review.
Chinese Conversation in Everyday Life 2 -- Sentences Phrases Words
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Series: Chinese Conversation in Everyday Life -- Sentences Phrases Words, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,440. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Mandarin
Have you ever been in a situation where you feel frustrated because you are unable to express yourself in Chinese? This 102 pages book covers 6 daily conversation situations: Eating, Interview, Phone Call, Inviting, Shopping and Vacation with a total of 400 sentences, 250 phrases and words.
China Travel Tips: Chinese Phrases in Different Situations, Trip Suggestions, Do’s and Don’ts
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,710. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This 70 pages ebook provides practical tips in making a better travel plan before departure, getting around, and shopping in China. Most importantly, it provides you with Chinese sentences and phrases for dealing with different situations.
散文: 散落的时光
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Price: Free! Words: 800. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: May 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Mandarin
品一杯酒,听一阙曲,尤其在如歌般委婉人淡如菊的月夜,那淡淡远去的时光,有时会在不经意间敲打静谧的窗台。 握不住的是时间,挽不上的是青春,该走的总会从你身边走过,风过水流一般。当我们从睡梦中醒来,你还是你自己,过往的岁月却好像是一部连续的电影画面,成了记忆里的无边追思,也成了笔墨下的茶余饭后。 曾几何,我在网络上写下了篇篇小文,曾随同岁月散落各个角落。一旦将它们串起,时光的年轮仍会熠熠生辉。
Chinese Flash Cards for HSK Level 2: 150 Chinese Vocabulary Words with Pinyin for the new HSK
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 450. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Words lists
Flash cards have been shown to be one of the most effective ways for learning a foreign language. It is especially true for learning the Chinese language. In this book we collected the 150 Chinese words from HSK level 2. The words are presented in flash cards format.
Chinese Characters and Pictures 汉字和图画
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 400. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Mandarin
Several earliest scripts of the world are pictographs(象形文字, xiang-xing-wen-zi), such as that of Egypt, India and China. 世界上好几种最早的文字都是象形文字,如埃及、印度、中国的文字。
Learn Chinese - Flash Cards for Beginners
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 980. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Foreign language study
Over 200 easy-to-use flash cards, ideal for anyone wanting to begin learning Chinese mandarin. The flash cards show the Chinese, English and Pinyin expressions of each word. These flash cards have been designed as a basic introduction for beginners wanting to learn to read and understand Chinese characters. They introduce a range of simple characters across a variety of everyday topics.
Zong-zi and Dragon Boat 粽子和龍舟
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 560. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Mandarin
What is the zong-zi(粽子)? Briefly, it is just a kind of traditional food, which has been consumed by Chinese since at least several thousand years ago.粽子是什么?简单地说,它只是中国的一种传统食品,至少从几千年前以来,中国人就都一直在吃它了.
Pan-Gu Creates the Universe 盘古开天地
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 650. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Mandarin
How is the Universe created? According to the myth of ancient China, it is created by a divine being called Pan-Gu(盘古). 宇宙是怎样生成的?按照古代中国的神话传说,是由一位名叫“盘古”的神人创造的。
The Three Little Pigs - English-Chinese Version with Pinyin
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Mandarin
This is the classic children story retold by CJ Lee that demonstrates how camaraderie defeats evil. Rediscover how the three little pigs helped each other to beat the big bad wolf. This is the perfect bedtime story to share with your kids either in English, Chinese or Pinyin. This a 33-page bilingual book with beautiful illustrations.
Chinese Expressions for Emotions and Feelings
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Price: $1.90 USD. Words: 4,030. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Mandarin
Have you ever been in a situation where you feel frustrated because you are unable to express your emotions and feelings in Chinese? This book can help you overcome the challenges of learning Chinese by providing you with necessary words, phrases, and sentences that can be applied to various real-life situations.
English Mandarin Joke Book
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Series: Language Learning Joke Books, Book 27. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,020. Language: Chinese (traditional). Published: January 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Mandarin
The English Mandarin Joke Book is an excellent way for Mandarin speakers to practise their English - and for foreigners who are trying to improve their Mandarin. Great jokes like: “妈妈,我都十六岁了,能戴胸罩吗?” “不行,大卫。” or this classic “我的狗丢了。” “你应该在报纸上登一则广告啊。” “太荒唐了!他又不会读。”
Mandarin Chinese The Right Way! Everyday Talk
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,680. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Mandarin
In "Mandarin Chinese The Right Way! Everyday Talk" you’ll be learning the absolute best way to master Mandarin Chinese. By combining all aspects of the language, you will quickly become a fluent speaker, an excellent listener, a strong reader and a beautiful writer of Mandarin Chinese. Trust in the learning process that this book provides and you will master Mandarin Chinese sooner than you think.
Basic Chinese For Beginners! Your Second Mandarin Book
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,470. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Mandarin
"Mandarin Chinese The Right Way" books are considered to be the the most effective way of learning all aspects of the Chinese language. In "Basic Chinese For Beginners! Your Second Mandarin Book", begin to learn to speak, read, write and type Mandarin Chinese all at the same time while understanding the grammatical structure of the language.
How to Go About Learning Chinese
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Price: $1.62 USD. Words: 7,050. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Mandarin
A personal guide to approaching certain aspects of Chinese Mandarin, it addresses the parts of learning Chinese that I feel need more emphasis, parts that were lacking during my own study. Hindsight tells me that this knowledge would have been enormously beneficial to me had I known it from the beginning. It should be used alongside the mainstream learning of Mandarin.