Easy Steps to Chinese adopts a new approach to teaching Chinese as a foreign language. It is designed for both primary and secondary school students who are taking Chinese exams, such as GCSE/IGCSE/AS (U.K.), SAT II/AP (U.S.A.), IB Chinese Language B Standard Level, or for those students who are starting to learn Chinese on their own.

Easy Steps to Chinese has three stages:

Stage 1 – Books 1 and 2;

Stage 2 – Books 3, 4, 5 and 6;

Stage 3 – Books 7 and 8.

After completing this series, the students will acquire a vocabulary of approximately 1,600 Chinese characters, and develop confidence in using Chinese to communicate either orally or in written forms.


The series includes:

·Textbook with a CD     ·Workbook

·Teacher’s Book with a CD     ·Picture flashcards

·Word cards


The features of this series:

★task-based learning     

★a wide variety of texts

★practical tasks and activities     

★up-to-date topics relevant to young people

★carefully pacing for gradual progress

★clearly focused aims

★regular consolidation

★both simplified and traditional script in the vocabulary list

★a fun and effective approach

★attractive page designs


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Easy Steps to Chinese vol.1 - Textbook

  • Author:Yamin Ma, xinying Li

    • Medium:Books,CD-ROM
    • ISBN:9787561916506
    • Page Count:128
    • Size:285 × 210 × 7 mm
    • Pub Date:2006-07
    • Annotation Language:English
    • Course:Comprehensive
    • Target Audience(Age):Primary School, Middle School
    • Target Audience(Language):Beginner, Elementary


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