Language: Simplified Chinese (with pinyin and English for vocabulary) Step by Step Chinese: Intermediate Listening includes a set of four volumes, with each volume containing a textbook, a workbook and four audio cassettes, all sold separately. -- This is Textbook Volume 1 in the set, which contains 14 lessons and 2 unit tests. Each lesson basically has the following sections: new words and expressions (with pinyin and English explanations), grammar points, intensive listening, and extensive listening. The listening parts contain various exercises. Lessons 8 and 16 are unit tests. There is a comprehensive vocabulary list on the back of the book. -- The set has the following features: progressing by grades; well-conceived system including comprehensive training on listening, speaking, reading and writing skills, and promote the interaction between teaching and learning; most up-to-date information; scientific and practical, with interesting and rich contents.
Paperback: 172 pages
Publisher: Sinolingua (December 15, 2007)