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First Step:
Workbook for Modern Chinese
Chih-p’ing Chou, Jing Wang & Jun Lei

Paperback | 2014 | $25.00 / £16.95 | ISBN: 9780691159980
328 pp. | 8 1/2 x 11 | 129 color illus.

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First Step: An Elementary Reader for Modern Chinese

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This workbook is a companion volume to First Step, the elementary Chinese textbook. Featuring both traditional and simplified characters along with pinyin and English translation, the workbook includes comprehensive exercises and character writing sheets with information on the stroke orders of newly introduced characters. Perforated pages facilitate student use and easy handling of homework, and the workbook also includes more than 120 color illustrations. Listening exercises that help students learn to identify and pronounce the tones used in contemporary spoken Chinese are paired with free online audio files, accessible on smartphones, tablets and laptops.

Chih-p’ing Chou is professor of East Asian studies at Princeton University and director of the university’s Chinese language and Princeton in Beijing programs. Jing Wang is senior lecturer in Chinese at Princeton. Jun Lei is a former lecturer in Chinese at Princeton.

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