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By Jui-Nien Liu, Irene Liu, Hsiao-Chi Li

This set of 2 60-minute audio cassettes for a brand new textual content for contemporary China (an up to date and revised model of A chinese language textual content for a altering China) comprises essays and vocabulary lists recorded through local audio system of chinese language. during this third-year path for faculty and grownup newbies of chinese language as a moment language, components of a language guideline booklet and an updated cultural reader are mixed into an leading edge complete. all of the 5 devices within the textbook starts with an unique essay on subject matters correct to way of life and modern concerns in China. every one essay is followed via 3 comparable newspaper or journal articles from chinese language courses. The examining fabric is by way of lists of latest vocabulary, inventory words, grammatical reasons and routines to augment language studying. fabric is in conventional and simplified characters with pinyin. Grammar reasons are in English.

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September 12, 1933 “The day after typhoon” The gale continued to blow, though not as much as yesterday. The storm seems to have broken the drought and we’re hoping our water supply hours will be increased. November 1, 1933 “Outing with students” All Saints’ Day, and a lovely fall holiday. ] Cecilia [Cruickshank] took a trip out to Fanling [New Territories] with some of the school girls. November 8, 1933 “Recruit of cats” Fr. [Anthony] Riganti examined the children at the [Maryknoll] Convent School [Prince Edward Road] this morning.

September 12, 1933 “The day after typhoon” The gale continued to blow, though not as much as yesterday. The storm seems to have broken the drought and we’re hoping our water supply hours will be increased. November 1, 1933 “Outing with students” All Saints’ Day, and a lovely fall holiday. ] Cecilia [Cruickshank] took a trip out to Fanling [New Territories] with some of the school girls. November 8, 1933 “Recruit of cats” Fr. [Anthony] Riganti examined the children at the [Maryknoll] Convent School [Prince Edward Road] this morning.

Teachers celebrating will return Tuesday. Custom in China [was] to add one year to their age today. If a child were born a week ago and today you asked the parent how old is the baby, the answer would be “two years,” as the child had been living a part of 1925 and also part of 1926. Three interesting callers [came] with their amahs this morning. . Two of the help[ers] also called with their presents to the Sisters. One was a toy dog with real fur but an unreal bark. Number two was a pagoda made of white, pink, and greenish cakes.

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