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Chineasy travel
Chineasy travel
Hsueh, Shaolan2018
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Chineasy Travel presents over 100 of the most used and useful Chinese characters, phrases and sentences for travellers, wherever they may find themselves in the Chinese-speaking world. This guide breaks down the essentials in six themed chapters, from reading directions and using public transport, to ordering food off a menu. A chapter on culture explores the country's history, philosophy and religion, including annual festivals. Including a list of useful phrases and instructions on Chinese pronunciation and basic grammar, this handy pocket guide brings the stories and myths behind the characters to life, providing a welcome primer for breaking down the barriers of language.
Main title:
Chineasy travel / by Shaolan ; with illustrations by Noma Bar.
Imprint:
London : Thames & Hudson, 2018.
Collation:
96 pages : colour illustrations ; 19 cm.
Notes:
Includes indexes.
ISBN:
9780500294260
Dewey class:
495.111
Language:
English
LocationCollectionCall numberStatus/Desc
Brighton LibraryLanguages and Literature495.111 SHAAvailable
Sandringham Library ExpressLanguages and Literature495.111 SHAIn Deep Storage until mid 2020. (Set: 14 Jul 2019)
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