Chinese books

Tales of Emeishan (books 7-12 of 12) 《峨眉山 民间 故事》

Emeishan Tales (Books 7-12 of 12) Mount Emeishan, located in Sichuan province, 140 km from Chengdu, is one of the four sacred Buddhist mountains in China. The peak of the mountain is the highest of the four mountains most revered by Buddhists. Translated from the Chinese language, the name of the mountain “emei” (峨眉) means …

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Tales of Emeishan (books 1-6 of 12) 《峨眉山 民间 故事》

Emeishan Tales (Books 1-6 of 12) Mount Emeishan, located in Sichuan province 140 km from Chengdu, is one of the four sacred Buddhist mountains in China, along with Wutai, Putoshan and Jiuhuashan. The peak of Mount Emei – Wanfo (3099 m) is the highest of the four mountains most revered by Buddhists. Translated from the …

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Dirty Chinese. Everyday Slang from “What’s Up?” to “F*%# Off!

Nothing is censored in Dirty Chinese. By revealing the contemporary colloquial language locals actually speak, this book presents cool things to say for all casual situations — shopping, parties, nightclubs, sporting events, and even romance and sex. There are truly phrases for every situation, from sweet words to entice a local beauty to less-than-comrade-like rebuffs …

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Outrageous Chinese

A very informative English presentation of the main slang constructions in modern Chinese. Topics covered include food, liquor, shopping, intimacy, obscene language, mental differences, and more. It can be very useful for university students studying Chinese, and tourists preparing to train in China.

«Niubi!: The Real Chinese You Were Never Taught in School»

• Introduction • CHAPTER ONE. Cow Pussy, Yes, Cow Pussy • CHAPTER TWO. The Chinese Art of Everyday Abuse • CHAPTER THREE. Swearing and Profanity • CHAPTER FOUR. Men and Women: Flirting, Dating, Love, and Marriage • CHAPTER FIVE. Sex and Body Parts • CHAPTER SIX. Gay Slang • CHAPTER SEVEN. Behaving Badly • CHAPTER …

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Short-term – Spoken Chinese Pre-Intermediate & Intermediate

Short-Term Spoken Chinese is a serial textbooks compiled for foreign students who study in short-term Chinese training programs. It mainly aims to develop the students’ communication skills. There are altogether five volumes corresponding to five levels which fall into the elementary, intermediate and advanced categories according to the Standards of Chinese Proficiency in order to …

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