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Learn Chinese Language


China's official language is Standard Mandarin, which is also known in English as "Modern Standard Chinese", "Standard Chinese" or "Standard spoken Chinese". The language is known in the People's Republic of China as "Putonghuà", in Taiwan as "Guóyu" and in Malaysia and Singapore as "Huáyu".

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Software for Learning Chinese

If you want to learn Chinese, here is some software that may help:

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Learn Chinese: Rosetta Stone Chinese (Mandarin) Levels 1-2

Rosetta Stone
CD-ROM

Learn Chinese: Rosetta Stone Chinese (Mandarin) Levels 1-2
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Learn Chinese: Rosetta Stone Chinese (Mandarin) Levels 1-2
  • Manufacturer: Rosetta Stone
  • Brand: Rosetta Stone
  • Model: 27751
  • ISBN: 1608299635
  • UPC: 794678302022
  • EANs: 0794678302022, 9781608299638
  • PartNumber: 27751
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  • Format: CD-ROM
Features:
  • Learn to read, write, and speak in Chinese (Mandarin) with Rosetta Stone
  • Build upon a foundation of key Chinese (Mandarin) vocabulary, words, and phrases
  • Rosetta Stone moves forward when you are ready. You drive the pace. You set the schedule
  • Practice live online with a native Chinese (Mandarin) speaking tutor, and have access to the Rosetta Stone online learning community
  • Take the Rosetta Stone experience with you while on-the-go, free 3 month trial included. Build your Chinese (Mandarin) language skills from your tablet and mobile devices
  • Learn fundamental Chinese vocabulary and essential language structure from greetings and introductions to simple questions and their answers. Gain the confidence to talk about your environment such as giving and getting directions, telling time, dining out, shopping, and enjoying basic social interactions. Learn Chinese (Mandarin) today with Rosetta Stone
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Rosetta Stone Homeschool Chinese (Mandarin) Level 1-3 Set including Audio Companion

Rosetta Stone
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Rosetta Stone Homeschool Chinese (Mandarin) Level 1-3 Set including Audio Companion
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Rosetta Stone Homeschool Chinese (Mandarin) Level 1-3 Set including Audio Companion
  • Manufacturer: Rosetta Stone
  • Brand: Rosetta Stone
  • Model: 60296
  • ISBN: 1607178990
  • UPC: 794678602962
  • EANs: 0794678602962, 9781607178996
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  • Product Category: Video Game
  • Format: CD-ROM
Features:
  • Rosetta Stone Mandarin Levels 1-3
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Rosetta Stone V2: Chinese Level 2 [OLD VERSION]

Rosetta Stone
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Rosetta Stone V2: Chinese Level 2 [OLD VERSION]
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Rosetta Stone V2: Chinese Level 2 [OLD VERSION]
  • Manufacturer: Fairfield Language Technologies
  • Brand: Rosetta Stone
  • Model: 231-00
  • UPC: 794678007019
  • EAN: 0794678007019
  • PartNumber: 1-883972-70-1
Details:
  • Format: CD-ROM
Features:
  • Chinese language learning software with automated tutorials
  • Up to 300 hours of accelerated study for intermediate learners
  • 4500+ real-life images; video clips; phrases in 118 lessons
  • Previews, exercises, and tests accompany every lesson
  • Illustrated user's guide and curriculum text book included
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Rosetta Stone V2: Chinese Level 1-2 [OLD VERSION]

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Rosetta Stone V2: Chinese Level 1-2 [OLD VERSION]
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Rosetta Stone V2: Chinese Level 1-2 [OLD VERSION]
  • Manufacturer: Fairfield Language Technologies
  • Brand: Rosetta Stone
  • Model: 231-12
  • UPC: 794678018589
  • EAN: 0794678018589
  • PartNumber: 794678018589
Details:
  • Format: CD-ROM
Physical Description:
  • Weight: 2.866009406 pounds
Features:
  • This powerful 2-CD set of learning tools adapts to your personal needs and imparts a strong foundation in a new language
  • With this award-winning method used by NASA and the Peace Corps, you'll learn the way children do -- by associating words and phrases with the world around you
  • Participate in over 200 lessons where you'll interact with fluent Chinese speakers to build speaking & vocabulary skills
  • Get a full tutorial in speaking and syntax skills
  • Graphical speech recognition displays your voiceprint and compares it to native speaker to help improve pronunciation
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Rosetta Stone Homeschool Chinese Level 1 including Audio Companion

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Rosetta Stone Homeschool Chinese Level 1 including Audio Companion
  • Manufacturer: Malino Paws
  • Brand: Rosetta Stone
  • Model: 60216
  • ISBN: 1607178958
  • UPC: 794678602160
  • EANs: 9781607178958, 0794678602160
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  • Format: CD-ROM
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Books for Learning Chinese

Here are some books about learning to speak Chinese:

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Chinese For Dummies

By Wendy Abraham

For Dummies
Released: September 19th, 2018
Paperback (400 pages)

Chinese For Dummies
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Chinese For Dummies
  • Manufacturer: For Dummies
  • Brand: For Dummies
  • ISBN: 1119475449
  • EAN: 9781119475446
  • PartNumber: 9781119475446
Details:
  • Paperback
  • Edition: 3
  • Number of Pages: 400
  • Author: Wendy Abraham
  • Publication Date: September 19th, 2018
  • Release Date: September 19th, 2018
Physical Description:
  • Size: 9.200769 inches by 7.299198 inches by 0.999998 inches
  • Weight: 1.19931470528 pounds
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Complete Mandarin Chinese (Learn Mandarin Chinese) (Teach Yourself)

By Zhaoxia Pang

Teach Yourself
Released: April 12th, 2022
Paperback (416 pages)

Complete Mandarin Chinese (Learn Mandarin Chinese) (Teach Yourself)
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Complete Mandarin Chinese (Learn Mandarin Chinese) (Teach Yourself)
  • Manufacturer: Teach Yourself
  • Brand: Teach Yourself
  • ISBN: 1444199374
  • EAN: 9781444199376
  • PartNumber: 9781444199376
Details:
  • Paperback
  • Edition: 4
  • Number of Pages: 416
  • Authors: Zhaoxia Pang, Ruth Herd
  • Publication Date: April 12th, 2022
  • Release Date: April 12th, 2022
Physical Description:
  • Size: 9.75 inches by 7.5 inches by 0.75 inches
  • Weight: 1.8518830008 Pounds
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2000 Most Common Chinese Words in Context: Get Fluent & Increase Your Chinese Vocabulary with 2000 Chinese Phrases (Chinese Language Lessons)

By Lingo Mastery

Lingo Mastery
Released: December 10th, 2019
Paperback (299 pages)

2000 Most Common Chinese Words in Context: Get Fluent & Increase Your Chinese Vocabulary with 2000 Chinese Phrases (Chinese Language Lessons)
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2000 Most Common Chinese Words in Context: Get Fluent & Increase Your Chinese Vocabulary with 2000 Chinese Phrases (Chinese Language Lessons)
  • Manufacturer: Lingo Mastery
  • Brand: Lingo Mastery
  • ISBN: 1951949013
  • EAN: 9781951949013
Details:
  • Paperback
  • Edition: Bilingual
  • Number of Pages: 299
  • Author: Lingo Mastery
  • Publication Date: December 10th, 2019
  • Release Date: December 10th, 2019
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  • Size: 9.0 Inches by 6.0 Inches by 0.68 Inches
  • Weight: 0.89066753848 Pounds
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Chinese for Kids Set 1: First 10 Reader Books with Online Audio: Beginner Learning Library for Ages 3-8 (Traditional Chinese - Pinyin Edition) by Language Together

By Germaine Choe

Language Together
Paperback (180 pages)

Chinese for Kids Set 1: First 10 Reader Books with Online Audio: Beginner Learning Library for Ages 3-8 (Traditional Chinese - Pinyin Edition) by Language Together
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Chinese for Kids Set 1: First 10 Reader Books with Online Audio: Beginner Learning Library for Ages 3-8 (Traditional Chinese - Pinyin Edition) by Language Together
  • Manufacturer: Language Together
  • Brand: Language Together
  • ISBN: 0997124032
  • EAN: 9780997124033
Details:
  • Paperback
  • Format: Box set
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Number of Pages: 180
  • Author: Germaine Choe
Physical Description:
  • Size: 5.75 inches by 6.75 inches by 1.0 inches
  • Weight: 0.75 Pounds
Features:
  • LANGUAGE TOGETHER BEGINNER READER SET: Many Chinese books for kids are too difficult for a beginner and kids get bored with workbooks. Language Together’s first readers spark excitement and are the perfect introduction to learning Chinese for kids, preschoolers, kindergarteners, children of all ages and parents. Developed with teachers and curriculum experts, they feature foundational vocabulary woven into simple text with plenty of repetition, visual cues and humorous illustrations.
  • SUPPORTS EARLY LANGUAGE LEARNING: Kids jump in and read page after page until they get to the fun, sweet ending of each little reader. Before they know it, they have finished all 10 readers and have learned 100 first words and beginning phrases.
  • KIDS LEARN MANDARIN THROUGH IMMERSION: Unlike bilingual books in Chinese and English with both languages on every page, our language learning readers have only Traditional Chinese characters and Pinyin on each page so kids don’t rely on English unless they need support. The English translation is provided at the back of each reader.
  • THE JOY OF EARLY SUCCESS: Language Together readers combine multiple strategies to simplify language learning and make the first steps achievable. When children finish their first book--then all 10--they earn a wonderful reward: the joy of early success!
  • ONLINE AUDIO BY A NATIVE MANDARIN SPEAKER: Kids listen to the online audio with fun sound effects and learn to speak. They like to read along with the books and learn native speaker pronunciation. Conveniently listen online (no CD or DVD needed) or download the audio to your computer, tablet, or phone and your child can practice repeat reading anytime, anywhere.
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Learn Mandarin Chinese Workbook for Beginners: A Step Step-by -Step Textbook to Practice the Chinese Characters Quickly and Easily While Having Fun (All Tools for Learn Mandarin Chinese for Beginners)

By Leo W. Chang

Independently published
Released: January 26th, 2021
Paperback (140 pages)

Learn Mandarin Chinese Workbook for Beginners: A Step Step-by -Step Textbook to Practice the Chinese Characters Quickly and Easily While Having Fun (All Tools for Learn Mandarin Chinese for Beginners)
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Learn Mandarin Chinese Workbook for Beginners: A Step Step-by -Step Textbook to Practice the Chinese Characters Quickly and Easily While Having Fun (All Tools for Learn Mandarin Chinese for Beginners)
  • Manufacturer: Independently published
  • EAN: 9798700458276
Details:
  • Paperback
  • Number of Pages: 140
  • Author: Leo W. Chang
  • Publication Date: January 26th, 2021
  • Release Date: January 26th, 2021
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  • Size: 9.0 Inches by 6.0 Inches by 0.32 Inches
  • Weight: 0.4850169764 Pounds
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