A whole revision of the 1st quantity within the Yale Linguistic sequence, this re-creation, in pinyin romanization, and aimed toward secondary tuition and school degrees, is an creation to spoken chinese language. It comprises dialogues, pronunciation drills, sentence-building routines, examples of characters, substitution drills, and miscellaneous workouts within the type of video games like crossword puzzles. there's a mixed glossary-index, supplementary vocabulary for every lesson, notes, and an in depth instructed research consultant. John De Francis is learn professor of chinese language at Seton corridor college. Yale Linguistics sequence, 1.
 
The gains of this introductory textual content for studying the chinese include:
-Pinyin romanization
-Vocabulary of six hundred items
-Pronunciation drills, dialogues, sentence-building routines, trend drills, substitution tables, video games and different studying aids, memorization workouts, and a mixed glossary-index
-No characters are used
 

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