Title Concise Chinese Usage Dictionary
Book Condition Softcover. Brand new book.
Publisher Hippocrene Books, New York:
0781812933 / 9780781812931
Seller ID 78930X1
This new edition of the previously published Chinese-English Frequency Dictionary: A Study Guide to Mandarin Chinese's 500 Most Frequently Used Words (2002) incorporates new terms and usage changes which have occurred in the language within the last ten years. It is designed to make understanding simple by showing how characters are most often used in building words. This concise reference is ideal for any student seeking to master the Chinese writing system and expand their vocabulary and comprehension of Mandarin Chinese. It functions as both a dictionary and study guide, and is a great resource for students at all levels. * Presented in pinyin order, for easy study and review * Two indices listing 500 characters in order of frequency and stroke count * Each entry includes the simplified version of the character, its pinyin transcription, English meaning, and examples of usage
(Key Words: Language, Chinese).