Survival Chinese

Author: Boye Lafayette De Mente
Publisher: Tuttle Publishing
ISBN: 1462917828
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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A handy Mandarin Chinese phrasebook and guide to the Chinese language, Survival Chinese contains basic vocabulary necessary for getting around. This book contains all the necessary words and phrases for speaking Mandarin Chinese in any kind of setting. Perfect for students, tourists, or business people learning Mandarin or traveling to China or Taiwan, it also contains a beginner guide to the Mandarin language, allowing for a deeper understanding of Chinese than a typical Mandarin phrasebook or Chinese dictionary. The book is broken into four basic sections: Common Chinese Expressions and Key Words, Essential Chinese Communication Tools, Chinese Travel Vocabulary, and making your own sentences. All Chinese words and phrases are written in Romanized form (pinyin) as well phonetically, making pronouncing Chinese a breeze. For example, the word for "reservation", yuding is also written as yuu-deeng. Authentic Chinese characters are also included so that in the case of difficulties the book can be shown to the person the user is trying to communicate with. Key features of Survival Chinese include: Hundreds of useful Chinese words and expressions. An A-Z index which allows the book to function as a English to Chinese dictionary. Romanized forms, phonetic spellings, and Chinese Characters (Hanzi) for all words and phrases. A concise background and history of the Chinese language. A complete guide to Chinese pronunciations. A concise guide to using Chinese tones. A brief introduction to Chinese grammar.

Survival Korean

Author: Boye Lafayette De Mente
Publisher: Tuttle Publishing
ISBN: 1462918654
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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A handy Korean phrasebook and guide to the Korean language, Survival Korean contains basic vocabulary necessary for getting around Korea. This book contains all the necessary words and phrases for speaking Korean in any kind of setting. Perfect for students, tourists, or business people learning Korean or travelling to Korea, it also contains a beginner guide to the Korean language, allowing for a deeper understanding of Korean than a typical Korean phrasebook or Korean dictionary. The book is broken into four basic sections: Common Korean Expressions and Key Words, Essential Korean Communication Tools, Korean Travel Vocabulary and Useful Korean Expressions, and Korean Pronunciation Guides for Key Korean Names and Signs. All Korean words and phrases are written in Romanized form as well phonetically, making pronouncing Korean a breeze. For example, the word for "Hello", Yoboseyo is also written as Yoe-boh-say-yoh. Authentic Korean script (Hangul) is also included so that in the case of difficulties the book can be shown to the person the user is trying to communicate with. Key features of Survival Korean include: Hundreds of useful Korean words and expressions. Up-to-date internet, mobile, and social media terms An English–Korean index with more than 1,000 additional words and their pronunciation for quick reference. Romanized forms, phonetic spellings, and Korean script (Hangul) for all words and phrases. A concise background and history of the Korean language. An introduction to the Korean Alphabet. A pronunciation guide for Korean syllables. A guide to Korean grammar.

Hide This Mandarin Chinese Phrase Book

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Publisher: Hide This
ISBN: 9789812685827
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Travelers will be able to speak like locals by using the vocabulary that is really used and not what is taught in schools. Hide This Phrase Book includes conversation starters, ATM and bank info, hostel expressions, fun entertainment options, making friends with the locals, and more. Also included is a two way dictionary, featuring slang terminology, and cultural tips to help users fit in with the locals.

Chinese Phrases For Dummies

Author: Wendy Abraham
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9780471776635
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Hundreds of useful phrases at your fingertips Speak Chinese - instantly! Traveling to China but don't know Chinese? Taking Chinese at school but need to kick up your conversation skills? Don't worry! This handy little phrasebook will have you speaking Chinese in no time. Discover how to Get directions, shop, and eat out Talk numbers, dates, time, and money Chat about family and work Discuss sports and the weather Deal with problems and emergencies

Survival Japanese

Author: Boye Lafayette De Mente
Publisher: Tuttle Publishing
ISBN: 1462918522
Format: PDF, Mobi
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A handy Japanese phrasebook and guide to the Japanese language, Survival Japanese contains basic vocabulary necessary for travelling in Japan. This book contains all the necessary words and phrases for speaking Japanese in any kind of setting. Perfect for students, tourists, or business people learning Japanese or travelling to Japan, it also contains a beginner guide to the Japanese language, allowing for a deeper understanding of Japanese than a typical Japanese phrasebook or Japanese dictionary. The phrase book is broken into two basic sections: Common Japanese Expressions and Key Words, and Japanese Pronunciation Guides for Key Japanese Names and Signs. All Japanese words and phrases are written in Romanized form as well phonetically, making pronouncing Japanese a breeze. For example, the word for "hotel", hoteru is also written as hoe-tay-rue. Authentic Japanese script (Kanji and Kana) is also included so that in the case of difficulties the book can be shown to the person the user is trying to communicate with. Key features of Survival Japanese include: Hundreds of useful Japanese words and expressions. A short Japanese dictionary in the back Up-to-date expressions for the internet, mobile, and social media Romanized forms, phonetic spellings, and Japanese script (Kanji and Kana) for all words and phrases. Tone markings indicated for all words and phrases A concise background and history of the Japanese language. A pronunciation guide for Japanese words including long vowels, double consonants, and accents. A guide to Japanese grammar including word order, questions, singular vs. plural, and formal, vs. informal.

Lonely Planet China Phrasebook Dictionary

Author: Lonely Planet
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781743214343
Format: PDF, ePub
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Lonely Planet: The world's #1 phrasebook publisher* Lonely PlanetChinaPhrasebook & Dictionary is your handy passport to culturally enriching travels with the most relevant and useful phrases and vocabulary for all your travel needs. Get more from your multi-country trip with easy-to-find phrases for Mandarin, Cantonese, Chaozhou, Dongbei Hua, Hakka, Hunanese, Shanghainese, Sichuanese, Xi'an, Yunnan Hua, Zhuang, Mongolian, Tibetan, Uighur. With language tools in your back pocket, you can truly get to the heart of wherever you go, so begin your journey now! Coverage Includes: Mandarin, Cantonese, Chaozhou, Dongbei Hua, Hakka, Hunanese, Shanghainese, Sichuanese, Xi'an, Yunnan Hua, Zhuang, Mongolian, Tibetan, Uighur. Organized by language, this one-stop resource makes travelling through multiple countries simple. With each language you can: Order with confidence, explain food allergies, and try new foods Save time and hassles with vital phrases at your fingertips Never get stuck for words with the 350-word two-way, quick-reference dictionaries Be prepared for common and emergency travel situations with practical phrases and terminology Meet friends with conversation starter phrases Get your message acrosswith easy-to-use pronunciation guides InsideLonely PlanetChina Phrasebook & Dictionary: Full-color throughout User-friendly layout organized by travel scenario categories Survival phrases inside front cover for at-a-glance on-the-fly cues Language map for quick reference Covers Basics - time, dates, numbers, pronunciations, common language difficulties Practical - sightseeing, banking, post office, internet, phones, bargaining, accommodations, directions, border crossing, transport Social - meeting people, interests, feelings, opinions, going out, culture Safe Travel -emergencies, police, doctor, chemist, dentist, symptoms, conditions Food - ordering, at-the-market, at- the-bar, dishes, ingredients The Perfect Choice:Lonely Planet China Phrasebook & Dictionary, a pocket-sized, comprehensive multi-language guide, provides on-the-go language assistance; great for language students and travellers looking to interact with locals and immerse themselves in local culture. Looking for just a few of the languages covered in this phrasebook? Check out Lonely Planet's individual phrasebooks forMandarin, Cantonese, Tibetan andMongolian. Authors:Written and researched by Lonely Planet. About Lonely Planet:Started in 1973, Lonely Planet is the world's leading travel guide publisher with guidebooks to every destination on the planet, and has been connecting travellers and locals for over 25 years with phrasebooks for 120 languages, more than any other publisher! With an award-winning website, a suite of mobile and digital travel products, and a dedicated traveller community, Lonely Planet enables curious travellers to experience the world and to truly get to the heart of the places they find themselves. The world awaits! Check outour Fast Talk Phrasebook mobile app for on-the-go language needs. (Available languages: German, Latin Spanish, European Spanish, French, and Italian.) *#1 phrasebook publisher. Source: Nielsen Bookscan UK, US & AUS

Dirty Chinese

Author: Matt Coleman
Publisher: Ulysses Press
ISBN: 1569757275
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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GET D!RTY Next time you’re traveling or just chattin’ in Chinese with your friends, drop the textbook formality and bust out with expressions they never teach you in school, including: *Cool slang *Funny insults *Explicit sex terms *Raw swear words Dirty Chinese teaches the casual expressions heard every day on the streets of China: *What’s up? Zenmeyàng? *Fuck it, let’s party. Qù tama, zánmen chuqù feng ba. *Who farted? Shéi fàng de pì? *Wanna try doggy-style? Yàobù zánliar shìshì gou cào shì? *Son of a bitch!Gouniángyang de! *I’m getting smashed. Wo ganjué heduo le. *I can’t eat this shit! Wo chi bù xià qù!

Instant Chinese

Author: Boye Lafayette De Mente
Publisher: Tuttle Publishing
ISBN: 1462913075
Format: PDF, Docs
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It's amazing how 100 key words and phrases provide instant communication! Do you want to speak simple Mandarin Chinese but are too busy to study it? Are you visiting China for a short time and want a Mandarin phrase book to help you communicate in the Chinese language? If so, this Mandarin phrasebook and dictionary is for you. It's tiny 0.4 x 4.1 x 5.9 inches size makes it incredibly convenient to travel with but without losing the most essential content for communication. This new, expanded edition contains 15% more content, fun manga-style illustrations, and additional information on which destinations, personalities and trends are hot in China right now! The idea of Instant Chinese is simple—learn 100 words and phrases and say 1,000 things. The trick is knowing which 100 words to learn, but the author Boye Lafayette De Mente has solved the problem, choosing only those words you'll hear again and again. Even with a vocabulary this small, you'll be surprised how quickly and fluently you too can communicate in Mandarin Chinese. Words are repeated in different combinations, building familiarity without effort. All phrases are given in both simplified Chinese characters and standard Hanoi Pinyin romanization. A brief guide to pronunciation allows the user to say the phrases correctly. An English–Chinese dictionary makes looking up a word or phrase simple and quick. Here's a sample of what you'll be able to do with this chinese phasebook: Meet people. Go shopping. Ask directions. Ride the subway. Order food and drinks. And much more.

Chinese Phrase Book

Author: Zhang Jing
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 9781537177731
Format: PDF, ePub
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Chinese Phrase Book *** FLASH CARDS SECTION INCLUDED *** Learn the Phrases Then Test Your Skills If you are interested in learning Chinese quick and easy then you need to read this book! The problem with most phrase books is that they are teaching the wrong phrases or at least the uncommon phrases. This book is full of the most common phrases you will use while speaking Chinese. In this book you will learn about: Chinese Numbers Time & Date Family Directions Greetings Jobs & Education Hotels & Lodging Feelings Eating, Drinking, & Nightlife Hobbies & Sports Common Questions & Answers Reacting to Good News Clothing & Appearance Problem Solving The Body Airplanes & Airports Sentence Starters Shopping & Negotiating Dating & Personal Relationships Click on the Orange Buy Now Button! Keywords: Learn Chinese, Chinese for beginners, Chinese flash cards, Chinese Phrasebook, Chinese Audio book, Chinese Phrase book, Chinese for kids, Chinese 101, Chinese Phrases, Easy

Lonely Planet Mandarin Phrasebook Dictionary

Author: Lonely Planet
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781743216071
Format: PDF
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Lonely Planet Mandarin Phrasebook & Dictionary is your handy passport to culturally enriching travels with the most relevant and useful Mandarin phrases and vocabulary for all your travel needs. With language tools in your back pocket, you can truly get to the heart of wherever you go, so begin your journey now!