Collins Chinese Language and Culture

Collins Chinese Language and Culture

Duncan Poupard


The language and tradition of China: over 3,000 years of heritage, greater than one thousand million population, and a rustic that stretches from the tundra to the tropics. definitely it'll take years of analysis to even scratch the skin of this topic. Wrong!

Collins chinese and tradition is a pointy and informative advent to the complicated topic of China’s language, historical past, tradition and customs. You’ll study crucial words, become aware of the origins of the chinese language writing procedure, and discover what constitutes a stunning identify in China. along chapters on glossy China’s ancient roots or the significance of definite numbers in chinese language tradition, there are classes approximately chinese language etiquette, tips on how to haggle your approach down a highway industry, and what to do in a restaurant.

So no matter if as an accompaniment to experiences or as a stand-alone consultant, Collins chinese and tradition supplies entry to the lifestyles and language of this historic empire and smooth superpower within the making.

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