Situational Chinese series, specially written for those who
desire to learn Chinese by themselves, includes seven books, Phone
Calls and Letters, Traveling, Shopping and Eating Out, Workplace, Business
and Business Travel, Campus Life and Socializing and Medical Treatment.
Examples are grouped by situation, and are shown in Chinese, Pinyin,
Simplified Chinese and English. An MP3 CD is included, providing two
speeds, slow and normal. This series can help you develop the skills
you need to communicate successfully in Chinese.
Life and Socializing
This book is intended to help students newly arrived in Taiwan to acquire,
as quickly as possible, the basic conversational skills they will need
to start forming new friendships. It is through conversational skills
that the fascinating world of friendship and culture truly begins to
open. Includes 600 examples.
The International Chinese Language Program (ICLP) at National Taiwan
University (NTU), the world's premier institution for the instruction
of both modern and classical Chinese, was established in 1963 as the
Inter-University Program for Chinese Language Studies (IUP). Now, students
hail from all corners of the worldˇX75% of alumni currently hold jobs
in academia; the other 25% are in politics, law and business, confirming
that advanced language proficiency contributes to professional success.
Situated within the campus of the prestigious NTU, ICLP enjoys the
benefits of a central location in Taipei along with access to the full
range of Taiwan's academic, cultural, and recreational resources.