New Standard Chinese comprises six textbooks in three levels with CDs. The textbooks are compiled by the professors from Beijing Language University, and suitable for high school, university students or adults. Intermediate level teaches vocabulary and grammar of HSK level 1-6. Reading, listening comprehension and speaking skills are expected to be improved. This level has 40 lessons in 2 Books. The main contents of each lesson include Text, Grammar, Scenes, Communication Items, Exercises, New words, Grammar Notes and Exercises, Oral Practice, and Reading. The new words part also lists traditional Chinese characters.