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Instant Immersion Mandarin Chinese

Audiobook

Instant Immersion™ Mandarin Chinese

  • The quickest way to learn a language, guaranteed!
  • The most widely used method in the world!
  • Written and Developed by University Language Experts!

Designed to emulate everyday situations you may experience while in a foreign country, the Instant Immersion™ Mandarin Chinese course fully prepares you for interaction among native Mandarin Chinese speakers. Developed by university professors and linguistic experts this thorough curriculum moves you from a beginning speaking level to an intermediate level, fast- simply hear the words in Mandarin Chinese, their English translation, and then repeat. Starting with a complete phonetic introduction to the alphabet (each sound is also demonstrated with a vocabulary term), this audio program focuses on building a strong vocabulary base of commonly used terms. Each advancing part includes concepts from the previous lessons, ensuring you retain each core principle. As you progress, you’ll easily apply verbs and vocabulary terms to informal and formal dialogue. In addition, the cultural notes introduce you to ethnic foods, Chinese traditions, and appropriate etiquette that will benefit you while traveling. From greetings and questions to food and days of the week, the Instant Immersion™ Mandarin Chinese suite is the quickest and easiest course available for confidently learning to speak Mandarin.

Not a phrase book, not a translation guide, Instant Immersion™ Mandarin Chinese is the speedy, sophisticated route to proper Mandarin Chinese for all non-native speakers.

Part 1: Pronunciation: Four tones, finals and initials

Part 2: Common expressions; Greetings; Introductions

Part 3: Numbers; Time; Date

Part 4: Weather; Families; Hobbies; Jobs

Part 5: Making friends; Schooling; Banking

Part 6: Making phone calls; Scheduling appointments

Part 7: Shopping and bargaining; Dining and Chinese food

Part 8: Directions; Traffic; Traveling

Millions of people worldwide have discovered the value of Instant Immersion™, the most effective program available for learning to SPEAK a foreign language quickly. Based on the highly effective Eruo Method™ (an intuitive approach that surrounds you with native speakers and a new culture). Instant Immersion™ Mandarin Chinese provides authentic dialogue and traditional settings that immerse you in the language and lifestyle. Written and developed by university professors and linguistic experts, each lesson in this audio program utilizes the same learning methods and retention techniques used in university-level language programs. The lesson plan is designed to build a solid foundation of vocabulary terms and fundamental dialogue skills, all of which are reinforced throughout each advancing lesson. You will quickly move from a basic speaking level to an intermediate level with easy-to-follow activities on pronunciation, vocabulary, grammar, sentence formation, and listening.


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Publisher: Topics Entertainment Edition: Unabridged

OverDrive Listen audiobook

  • File size: 212328 KB
  • Release date: June 7, 2005
  • Duration: 07:22:15

MP3 audiobook

  • File size: 212328 KB
  • Release date: June 7, 2005
  • Duration: 07:22:13
  • Number of parts: 8

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OverDrive Listen audiobook
MP3 audiobook

Languages

English
Chinese

Instant Immersion™ Mandarin Chinese

  • The quickest way to learn a language, guaranteed!
  • The most widely used method in the world!
  • Written and Developed by University Language Experts!

Designed to emulate everyday situations you may experience while in a foreign country, the Instant Immersion™ Mandarin Chinese course fully prepares you for interaction among native Mandarin Chinese speakers. Developed by university professors and linguistic experts this thorough curriculum moves you from a beginning speaking level to an intermediate level, fast- simply hear the words in Mandarin Chinese, their English translation, and then repeat. Starting with a complete phonetic introduction to the alphabet (each sound is also demonstrated with a vocabulary term), this audio program focuses on building a strong vocabulary base of commonly used terms. Each advancing part includes concepts from the previous lessons, ensuring you retain each core principle. As you progress, you’ll easily apply verbs and vocabulary terms to informal and formal dialogue. In addition, the cultural notes introduce you to ethnic foods, Chinese traditions, and appropriate etiquette that will benefit you while traveling. From greetings and questions to food and days of the week, the Instant Immersion™ Mandarin Chinese suite is the quickest and easiest course available for confidently learning to speak Mandarin.

Not a phrase book, not a translation guide, Instant Immersion™ Mandarin Chinese is the speedy, sophisticated route to proper Mandarin Chinese for all non-native speakers.

Part 1: Pronunciation: Four tones, finals and initials

Part 2: Common expressions; Greetings; Introductions

Part 3: Numbers; Time; Date

Part 4: Weather; Families; Hobbies; Jobs

Part 5: Making friends; Schooling; Banking

Part 6: Making phone calls; Scheduling appointments

Part 7: Shopping and bargaining; Dining and Chinese food

Part 8: Directions; Traffic; Traveling

Millions of people worldwide have discovered the value of Instant Immersion™, the most effective program available for learning to SPEAK a foreign language quickly. Based on the highly effective Eruo Method™ (an intuitive approach that surrounds you with native speakers and a new culture). Instant Immersion™ Mandarin Chinese provides authentic dialogue and traditional settings that immerse you in the language and lifestyle. Written and developed by university professors and linguistic experts, each lesson in this audio program utilizes the same learning methods and retention techniques used in university-level language programs. The lesson plan is designed to build a solid foundation of vocabulary terms and fundamental dialogue skills, all of which are reinforced throughout each advancing lesson. You will quickly move from a basic speaking level to an intermediate level with easy-to-follow activities on pronunciation, vocabulary, grammar, sentence formation, and listening.


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