Format: Book + CD
English Title: Reading Chinese This Way (Level 2)
Chinese Title: 阅读中文 (第二册)
Series: 对外汉语阅读系列教材 (Duiwai hanyu yuedu xilie jiaocai)
ISBN-10: 7-04-025098-5, 7040250985
ISBN-13: 978-7-04-025098-5, 9787040250985
Shipping Weight: 440g
Size: 210mm x 280mm
Language: simplified Chinese, new words with pinyin and English, with English annotations
Publisher: Higher Education Press
Reading Chinese This Way is designed for both foreign students in China and Chinese learners abroad, especially for those Western learners at beginner to intermediate levels. This series aims to train learners to read Chinese newspapers, browse Chinese websites and search for all kinds of everyday information. The whole set of materials are graded according to 6 different levels. The first 3 volumes aim to lead the learners into the entry phase of Reading Chinese, and the later 3 focus on improving Chinese reading skills to reach the intermediate level. Each volume is suitable for a course of about 30 instruction hours.
Reading Chinese This Way is an exciting six-level, skill-based reading series. Each level uses 15 thematically organized reading passages to train learners to become competent and fluent readers of Chinese.
- Interesting readings, chosen to cater for learners' interests at different levels;
- Range of text types including graphs, charts, interviews, letters, and narratives;
- Reading strategies including skimming, scanning, predicting, etc.;
- Pre-reading activities activate learners' prior knowledge and pique their curiosity about the topic to be studied;
- Step-by-step reading exercises allow learners to practice their skills;
- Both English-Chinese Vocabulary Index and Chinese-English Vocabulary Index attached at the end of each book;
- Audio CDs contain all readings.