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ERIC Number: ED016983
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1967
Pages: 1
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MODERN CHINESE FOR THE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL, SECOND YEAR.
WANG, LUCY Y.L.
FOLLOWING THE FORMAT OF "MODERN CHINESE FOR THE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL, FIRST YEAR," WHICH INTRODUCED IN YALE ROMANIZATION THE BASIC SPEECH SOUNDS AND SIMPLE SPEECH PATTERNS OF SPOKEN MANDARIN CHINESE, THIS VOLUME PRESENTS NEW AND MORE COMPLICATED SPEECH PATTERNS AND EXTENDED VOCABULARY AS WELL AS A SIMPLIFIED INTRODUCTION TO THE WRITING SYSTEM. OF THE SIX TRADITIONAL GROUPS OF CHINESE CHARACTERS, THE FOUR GROUPS PRESENTED IN THIS TEXT REPRESENT MORE THAN 90 PERCENT OF ALL CHINESE CHARACTERS. THE GROUPS, EXPLAINED BRIEFLY, ARE--(1) PICTORIAL, (2) IDEOGRAPHIC, (3) CHARACTERS OF COMBINED IDEAS, AND (4) PHONETIC COMPOUNDS. TAPES TO ACCOMPANY THE LESSONS ARE IN PREPARATION. THIS ILLUSTRATED 276-PAGE TEXT IS THE SECOND VOLUME PUBLISHED IN A PROPOSED SERIES OF FOUR AND IS AVAILABLE FOR $2.40 FROM ASCENSION ACADEMY, 4401 WEST BRADDOCK ROAD, ALEXANDRIA, VIRGINIA 22304. THE ACCOMPANYING TEACHER'S MANUAL IS ALSO AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST. (AMM)
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Authoring Institution: Ascension Academy, Alexandria, VA.
Identifiers: Ascension Academy VA; Virginia (Alexandria); YALE ROMANIZATION