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Dragons in Our Life

Dragons in Our Life
(Bilingual Traditional Chinese-English)

Xue LIN (Author)
Jian Zhi QIU (Author)

Snowflake Books Ltd, 2012
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Dragons in our Life begins with a general introduction showing how widely and deeply the names and images associated with dragons are embedded in Chinese culture and everyday life. The text then explains the origins, meanings and use of many sayings which are widely used in Chinese society today. The sayings are of two types. First are proverbs which give advice on how to act and think; the second are idiomatic and may be used to sum up and comment on familiar situations and personalities. Knowledge of these sayings provides a useful way into understanding and being accepted by modern Chinese society. Accompanied by colourful and expressive illustrations, the meanings of the sayings are made accessible to young readers.
ISBN: 9781908350121
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 32
Sizes: 190x150mm
Publication: 7/2012
Weight: 110g
English, Chinese

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