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250 Essential Chinese Characters For Everyday Use: Volume 2

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The characters you need to complete a business transaction, find a street address, and carry out many other important day-to-day tasks are all here.

All entries include readings, meanings, stroke-orders, common compounds, and different versions of the Chinese characters. Actual use of these characters is illustrated in sample materials, forms to fill out, and photos taken

Paperback, 360 pages
Published June 15th 2004 by Tuttle Publishing
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Jerome Parisse
These two books are excellent to learn to write the characters and understand their meaning and how they were created. The books present both the simplified version used in Mainland China, and the complex version used in Taiwan and Hong Kong.
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Philip Yungkin Lee is a native speaker of Chinese. He has taught Chinese both in Adult Education and Chinese Studies at university level, the last being Senior Lecturer at the University of New South Wales in Sydney, Australia. He has published several language learning titles and has received a Teaching Excellence award from his university. He is also the author of Pocket Mandarin Chinese Diction ...more
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