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  1. Hiyaku: An Intermediate Japanese Course

    By Shigeru Eguchi, Fumiko Nazikian, Miharu Nittono, Keiko Okamoto, Jisuk Park

    Hiyaku: An Intermediate Japanese Course provides a progressive intermediate course in Japanese, incorporating modern teaching methods and practicing all four language skills. Hiyaku provides content-based instruction, with authentic and semi-authentic dialogues and readings, all carefully selected...

    Published June 21st 2011 by Routledge

  2. Yufa! A Practical Guide to Mandarin Chinese Grammar

    By Wen-Hua Teng

    Series: Arnold Concise Grammars

    YUFA! A PRACTICAL GUIDE TO MANDARIN CHINESE GRAMMAR takes a unique approach to explaining the major topics of Mandarin Chinese grammar. By providing examples that are rooted in realistic situations, the author shows you how grammar is used in everyday life. The book features:Chinese characters,...

    Published March 25th 2011 by Routledge

  3. Learning Chinese, Turning Chinese

    Challenges to Becoming Sinophone in a Globalised World

    By Edward McDonald

    Series: Asia's Transformations

    In this book Edward McDonald takes a fresh look at issues of language in Chinese studies. He takes the viewpoint of the university student of Chinese with the ultimate goal of becoming 'sinophone': that is, developing a fluency and facility at operating in Chinese-language contexts comparable to...

    Published February 6th 2011 by Routledge

  4. Korean

    A Comprehensive Grammar

    By Jaehoon Yeon, Lucien Brown

    Series: Routledge Comprehensive Grammars

    Korean: A Comprehensive Grammar is a complete reference guide to Korean grammar. It presents a thorough yet accessible overview of the language, concentrating on the real patterns of use in modern Korean. The book moves from the alphabet and pronunciation through morphology and word classes to a...

    Published January 24th 2011 by Routledge

  5. Cantonese: A Comprehensive Grammar

    2nd Edition

    By Stephen Matthews, Virginia Yip

    Series: Routledge Comprehensive Grammars

    Cantonese: A Comprehensive Grammar is a complete reference guide to Cantonese as spoken by native speakers in Hong Kong. It presents a fresh and accessible description of the language, concentrating on the real patterns of use in current Cantonese. This makes it the ideal reference source for all...

    Published December 12th 2010 by Routledge

  6. 500 Common Chinese Idioms

    An Annotated Frequency Dictionary

    By Liwei Jiao, Cornelius C. Kubler, Weiguo Zhang

    500 Common Chinese Idioms is the ideal tool for all intermediate to advanced learners of Chinese. Based on large corpora of authentic language data, it presents the 500 most commonly used Chinese idioms or chengyu, along with a variety of synonyms, antonyms and the most common structures, enabling...

    Published November 23rd 2010 by Routledge

  7. Basic Japanese

    A Grammar and Workbook

    By Shoko Hamano, Takae Tsujioka

    Series: Grammar Workbooks

    Basic Japanese: A Grammar and Workbook comprises an accessible reference grammar and related exercises in a single volume.This book presents 25 individual grammar points, covering the core material which students would expect to encounter in their first year of learning Japanese. Divided into...

    Published July 29th 2010 by Routledge

  8. The Routledge Course in Modern Mandarin Chinese

    Workbook Level 1, Traditional Characters

    By Claudia Ross, Baozhang He, Pei-chia Chen, Meng Yeh

    The Routledge Course in Modern Mandarin Chinese is a two-year undergraduate course for students with no prior background in Chinese study which takes students from complete beginner to post-intermediate level. Designed to build a strong foundation in both the spoken and written language it...

    Published July 21st 2010 by Routledge

  9. The Routledge Course in Modern Mandarin Chinese

    Textbook Level 1, Traditional Characters

    By Claudia Ross, Baozhang He, Pei-Chia Chen, Meng Yeh

    The Routledge Course in Modern Mandarin Chinese is a two-year undergraduate course for students with no prior background in Chinese study which takes students from complete beginner to post-intermediate level. Designed to build a strong foundation in both the spoken and written language it develops...

    Published July 8th 2010 by Routledge

  10. The Routledge Course in Modern Mandarin Chinese

    Workbook Level 1, Simplified Characters

    By Claudia Ross, Baozhang He, Pei-chia Chen, Meng Yeh

    The Routledge Course in Modern Mandarin Chinese is a two-year undergraduate course for students with no prior background in Chinese study which takes students from complete beginner to post-intermediate level. Designed to build a strong foundation in both the spoken and written language it...

    Published July 5th 2010 by Routledge