The Resource Dreaming in Chinese : And discovering what makes a billion people tick, Deborah Fallows

Dreaming in Chinese : And discovering what makes a billion people tick, Deborah Fallows

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Dreaming in Chinese : And discovering what makes a billion people tick
Title
Dreaming in Chinese
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And discovering what makes a billion people tick
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Deborah Fallows
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Language
eng
Cataloging source
UK-WkNB
Dewey number
915.1046
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
general
Dreaming in Chinese : And discovering what makes a billion people tick, Deborah Fallows
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Dreaming in Chinese : And discovering what makes a billion people tick, Deborah Fallows
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Hardback
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Wŏ ài nĭ! I love you! The grammar of romance -- Bú yào! Don't want, don't need! When rude is polite -- Shī, shí, shĭ, shì. Lion, ten, to make, to be. Language play as a national sport -- Dăbāo. Do you do take away? Why the Chinese hear tones, and we don't -- Lăobăixìng. Common folk. China's ordinary Joe -- Nĭ hăo, wŏ jiàp Mínyì. Hello, my name is Public Opinion. Abrief introduction to Chinese names -- Dōngbĕi. Eastnorth. Finding you way in China - the semantics of time and place -- Wŏ, Nĭ, Tā, Tā, Tā. I, you he, she, it. Disappearing pronouns and the sense of self -- Rènao. Hot-and-noisy. Think like the Chinese think -- Tīng bù dŏng. I don't understand. A billion people; countless dialects -- Hànzì. Characters. The essence of being Chinese -- Bù kĕyĭ. Not allowed. Rules to follow and rules to break -- Dìzhèn. Earthquake. Out of calamity, tenderness -- Nĭ de Zhōngwĕn hĕn hăo! You Chinese is really good! A little goes a long way -- Pronunciation guide
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