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New Practical Chinese Reader vol.3 - Workbook

Beijing Language & Culture University Press
English, Chinese
285 x 210mm
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New Practical Chinese Reader is a new series of textbooks designed for native
English speakers to learn Chinese,It consists of 70 lessons in six volumes,covering beginning to intermediate levels for threeyears of instruction.It has been compiled under the guidance of the new HSK Guideline and inconsultation with NOTCFL Syllabus.The objective of this series is to develop the student's ability to communicate in Chinese through the study of language structure?language function?and related cultural knowledge along with the training of listening?speaking?reading and writing skills.
In order to make the study of Chinese easier and more interesting, this textbook has the following features:
The student will be in the cultural settings of Chinese society with several international students, Ding Libo ?son of Gu Bo and Ding Yun?, Lin Na and Ma Dawei. Through many interesting experiences, the student will not only learn authentic Chinese, but also understand Chinese society and culture.
The instruction of functional items is emphasized. The student will learn to use Chinese from the very beginning of the learning process.
Attention is paid to the instruction of pronunciation, grammar, vocabulary and discourse and a gradual increase in difficulty, orderly advances and multiple repeats are stressed along with the usage of four large cycles to help students understand the language structure of Chinese.
A new method of teaching Chinese characters is utilized to help students read and write intriguing characters.
Combined instruction of the four basic skills, listening, speaking, reading and writing, is emphasized.
It offers tremendous flexibility. The instructional materials are suitable forusers at different starting points and with different goals.
Abundant practice materials are supplied for the student to use inside and outside the classroom.
Each volume comes with a Textbook, a Workbook and an Instructor's Manual along with an MP3 and a DVD.
Liu Xun is a professor at College of Humanities and Social Sciences of Beijing Language and Culture University, chief senior editor of Chinese textbooks of Beijing Language and Culture University Press, and member of the Advisory Committee Board of the HSK Committee. He was a member of the Hanban Expert Advisory Committee for Teaching Chinese as a Foreign Language, consultant of Chinese teaching for the New York State Department of Education, board member of World Chinese Teaching Association. His research focuses on Teaching Chinese as a Foreign Language, second language acquisition, teaching material development and teachers’ training. He has published Explorations on Pedagogy in Teaching Chinese as a Foreign Language, An Introduction to Pedagogy in Teaching Chinese as a Foreign Language, A Brief Introduction to Teaching Chinese as a Second Language, An Introduction to Teaching Chinese as a Foreign Language; He once assumed the main responsibility in the design of the first set of HSK and was awarded Special Government Allowance from the State Council.