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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Yale Univ Pr
Publication date October 1, 1976
Binding Hardcover
Edition 2 revised
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780300020540
ISBN-10 0300020546
Dimensions 1.50 by 7.50 by 10.25 in.
Weight 2.75 lbs.
Availability§ Out of Print
Original list price $55.00
Other format details university press
§As reported by publisher
Summaries and Reviews
Amazon.com description: Product Description:
A complete revision of the first volume in the Yale Linguistic Series, this new version, in pinyin romanization, and aimed at secondary school and college levels, is an introduction to spoken Chinese. It includes dialogues, pronunciation drills, sentence-building exercises, examples of characters, substitution drills, and miscellaneous exercises in the form of games like crossword puzzles. There is a combined glossary-index, supplementary vocabulary for each lesson, notes, and a detailed suggested study guide. John De Francis is research professor of Chinese at Seton Hall University. Yale Linguistics Series, 1.
 
The features of this introductory text for learning the Chinese language include:
-Pinyin romanization
-Vocabulary of 600 items
-Pronunciation drills, dialogues, sentence-building exercises, pattern drills, substitution tables, games and other learning aids, memorization exercises, and a combined glossary-index
-No characters are used
 


Editions
This edition contains multiple works--typically stories or entire novels--that are found in different collections. Below find each work in this edition grouped by how you can find each.
Editions for the work Beginning Chinese
Hardcover
Book cover for 9780300020540
 
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With Andrew Reeves | 2 revised edition from Yale Univ Pr (October 1, 1976)
9780300020540 | details & prices | 7.50 × 10.25 × 1.50 in. | 2.75 lbs | List price $55.00
This edition also contains An Introduction to Counselling and Psychotherapy: From Theory to Practice
About: A complete revision of the first volume in the Yale Linguistic Series, this new version, in pinyin romanization, and aimed at secondary school and college levels, is an introduction to spoken Chinese.
Paperback
Book cover for 9780300020588
 
With Sharon E. McKay, Daniel Lafrance (other contributor) | 2 revised edition from Yale Univ Pr (November 1, 1976)
9780300020588 | details & prices | 7.00 × 10.00 × 1.50 in. | 2.30 lbs | List price $40.00
This edition also contains War Brothers: The Graphic Novel, War Brothers: The Graphic Novel, War Brothers: The Graphic Novel
Hardcover
Book cover for 9780300020540 Book cover for 9780857020543
 
from Sage Pubns Ltd (November 30, 2012)
9780857020543 | details & prices | 481 pages | 7.50 × 9.00 × 1.25 in. | 2.25 lbs | List price $157.00
About: An Introduction to Counselling and Psychotherapy takes professional trainees through the entire therapeutic process, introducing the theory and applying it to real-life practice.
The price comparison is for this edition
With John Defrancis | 2 revised edition from Yale Univ Pr (October 1, 1976); titled "Beginning Chinese"
9780300020540 | details & prices | 7.50 × 10.25 × 1.50 in. | 2.75 lbs | List price $55.00
This edition also contains Beginning Chinese
About: A complete revision of the first volume in the Yale Linguistic Series, this new version, in pinyin romanization, and aimed at secondary school and college levels, is an introduction to spoken Chinese.
Paperback
Book cover for 9780857020550
 
Pap/psc edition from Sage Pubns Ltd (November 30, 2012)
9780857020550 | details & prices | 481 pages | 7.25 × 8.75 × 1.25 in. | 1.95 lbs | List price $59.00
About: An Introduction to Counselling and Psychotherapy takes professional trainees through the entire therapeutic process, introducing the theory and applying it to real-life practice.
With Horace Pippin | Reprint edition from Univ of Washington Pr (February 1, 1981); titled "Horace Pippin: The Phillips Collection...With an Essay by R. Bearden"
9780295958187 | details & prices | List price $10.00
This edition also contains Horace Pippin: The Phillips Collection...With an Essay by R. Bearden
About: A collection of the American painter's works included in the 1977 exhibition

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