This is a reprint which includes a free DVD of situational dialogues in the texts. TEXTBOOK 4 has 12 lessons (Lessons 39 to 50), arranged mostly in the following order: text in Chinese, text notes in English and Chinese, drills and practice, reading comprehension and paraphrasing, grammar, and Chinese characters and words.
Series Introduction: This 6-volume textbook series takes the readers from a beginner to an intermediate level. The series is designed for foreign students to learn about Chinese culture and society as they learn Mandarin. The book aims to improve their basic skills in reading, writing, speaking, and listening with supplementary exercises, many illustrations, and charts. Each lesson includes text, new words, notes, conversation practice, reading comprehension, phonetics, grammar, characters and cultural notes. The entire series includes textbooks, student workbooks, instructor's manuals, with audio cassettes or CDs. Some even with DVDs.