August 6, 2013 | ISBN: 0804842426 | English | 208 pages | true PDF | 5 MB
This portable, userfriendly Chinese language guide, phrasebook and dictionary is the cheapest and easiest way to learn Chinese before and during your trip.
If you only want one Chinese language bookEssential Chinese is the way to go. Part of Tuttle Publishing’s Essential Phrasebooks Series, it is a great first introduction and beginner guide to the language of China and Taiwan and is also designed as a great Chinese phrasebook, making it the most versatile Chinese language learning tool on the market.
Perfect for business people or tourist traveling to China or for students who want to supplement their learning, this book’s easy indexing feature allows it to act as a Mandarin phrase book or as EnglishChinese Dictionary. A clever "point to" feature allows you to simply point to a phrase translated in Chinese without the need to say a single word or read a single character. You will soon find yourself turning to Essential Chinese again and again when visiting or working in China.