English Title: Chinese Breeze: Can I dance with you? (2nd Edition)
Chinese Title: 汉语风 - 中文分级系列读物 - 第1级 (300词级): 我可以请你跳舞马? (第二版)
ISBN-10: 7-30-129226-0, 7301292260
ISBN-13: 978-7-30-129226-6, 9787301292266
Level: Chinese Breeze - Graded Reader Series Level 1 (300 words)
Shipping Weight: 160g
Size: 138mm x 203mm
Language: simplified Chinese, vocabulary additionally in pinyin and English
Year of Publication: 2018
Publisher: Peking University Press
Can I dance with you?, from Chinese Breeze - Graded Reader Series Level 1 (300 Word Level). 2nd Edition.
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一个在银行（yinhang,Bank）工作的男人，跟他喜欢的女孩子刚认识，可是很多警察（jīngchá, police）来找他，要带他走，因为银行里的10,000,000块钱不见了, 有人说是他拿走了. 但是，拿那些钱的不是他，他知道是谁拿的。但是，他能找到证据（zhèngjù, evidence）吗？这真太难了。还有，以后他还能和那个女孩子见面吗？
A smart young man suddenly gets into big trouble. He just fell in love with a pretty girl a few days ago, but now the police are at his home and want to arrest him. The bank he works for lost 10 million dollars, and the police list him as a suspect. Of course he is not the robber! He even knows who did it. But can he find evidence to prove it to the police? It’s all just too much. Also, will he be able to see his girlfriend again?
About Chinese Breeze (Hànyǔ Fēng)
Chinese Breeze (Hànyǔ Fēng) is a large and innovative Chinese graded reader series which offers over 60 titles of enjoyable stories at eight language levels. It is designed for college and secondary school Chinese language learners from beginning to advanced levels (including AP Chinese students), offering them a new opportunity to read for pleasure and simultaneously developing real fluency, building confidence, and increasing motivation for Chinese learning.
Hànyǔ Fēng has the following main features:
- Eight carefully graded levels increasing from 8,000 to 30,000 characters in length;
- Wide choice of topics, including detective, adventure, romance, fantasy, science fiction, society, biography, legend etc. to meet the diverse interests of adult and young learners;
- Careful selection of most useful vocabulary for actual communication in modern standard Chinese;
- Carefully controlled distribution of vocabulary, highly recycled base words in various contexts;
- Easy to understand, low new word density, and convenient new word glosses and indexes. In lower level readers, new word density is limited to 1.5 - 2%. All new words are conveniently glossed with footnotes upon first apperance;
- Mostly original stories crafted by professional writers teamed with pedagogical experts;
- Attractive plots;
- Authentic and engaging language;
- Fully illustrated texts with appealing layouts;
- A variety of activities with answer keys;
- Accompanying audio-streaming with two (normal and slow) speed choices.