ERIC Number: ED184323
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1965-Dec
Reference Count: N/A
Chinese-Mandarin: Basic Course. Volume XII: Lessons 120-131.
Defense Language Inst., Monterey, CA.
This is the twelfth of 16 volumes of audiolingual classroom instruction in Mandarin Chinese. The course is designed to train native English speakers to Level 3 Foreign Service Institute proficiency in comprehension and speaking, and to Level 2 proficiency in reading and writing Mandarin. Facility in reading, writing, and translating texts written in Chinese characters is emphasized. Instructional materials in the 12 lessons include dialogues and exercises in reading, writing, and translation. The emphasis of the course is on military science, but other topics include Chiang Kai-Shek, Mao Tze-Tung, the Chinese Communist Party, Abraham Lincoln, George Washington, modern world personalities, Chinese festivals, Chinese New Year, and China's Agriculture. (JB)
Descriptors: Audiolingual Methods, Biographies, Cultural Education, Dialogs (Language), Ideography, Instructional Materials, Mandarin Chinese, Military Science, Reading Instruction, Second Language Instruction, Second Language Learning, Speech Instruction, Translation, Writing Instruction
Defense Language Institute, Foreign Language Center, Nonresident Division, Presidio of Monterey, CA 93940 ($5.40; accompanying cassettes $6.40)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Defense Language Inst., Monterey, CA.
Identifiers - Location: China