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Chinese with Mike : Absolute Beginner Coursebook and Absolute Beginner Activity Book: Season 1 & 2

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You'll acquire essential Chinese with confidence. More importantly, you get a little one-on-one time with Mike, as he makes learning Chinese ridiculously easy-and fun! This is a solid foundation course that teaches you how to speak Chinese and also understand how the language fits together.
Season 1 covers pinyin, the four tones and writing system using Simplified Chinese characters, common words, phrases and typical conversations. In no time you?ll be able to talk about yourself, your family, your friends, your job, your home, your dogs and cats.
If Season 2 wasn't included in the book, you wouldn't be able to tell people you can speak Chinese, you like to play basketball, or you want to eat beef fried rice. More importantly, you wouldn't even know how to ask permission to use the bathroom! Without Season 2 you wouldn't get very far in life.
  • Mike builds confidence through his logical step-by-step design of the course
  • Mike explains pronunciation with clear, familiar examples
  • Mike adds interesting facts about the intricacies of language
  • Mike includes lots of cultural tidbits
  • Mike recognizes and explains thoroughly troublesome areas
  • Mike uses native speakers to help you with listening and speaking
Coursebook:
  • 256 pages of addictive learning material
  • 60 videos on DVD
  • Audio on MP3 CD-ROM
Activity Book:
  • 144-pages of addictive practice material
  • Audio on MP3 CD-ROM
Mike Laoshi (Teacher Mike) will astound you with his unparalleled ability to make learning Mandarin Chinese fun and easy. Be warned, his teaching style is highly addictive, so if you have a family, career or social life, you may want to put those on hold for a little while.
Edition: Bilingual
Genre: Foreign Language Study
Sub-Genre: Chinese
Series Title: Teach Yourself
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Quercus
Author: Michael Hainzinger
Language: Chinese
Street Date: September 15, 2015
TCIN: 46778072
UPC: 9781444797268
Item Number (DPCI): 247-52-1453
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