Table of Contents for Intermediate Spoken Chinese : A Practical Approach to Fluency in Spoken Mandarin


A Note to the Learner 5(1)
Acknowledgments 6(2)
Orientation 8(5)
About This Course
8(3)
Organization and Use
11(2)
Abbreviations 13(2)
Unit 11: Getting Around Taipei 15(28)
Part 1: By Taxi to the Bank of Taiwan
16(6)
Part 2: "Which Bus Do I Take to Muzha?"
22(6)
Part 3: Asking Directions to a Friend's House
28(8)
Part 4: Filling Up at a Gas Station
36(5)
Review and Study Guide for Unit 11
41(2)
Unit 12: Shopping (I) 43(24)
Part 1: Buying Ice Pops
44(5)
Part 2: Purchasing Pens
49(7)
Part 3: Shopping for Vegetables
56(5)
Part 4: At a Fruit Stand
61(5)
Review and Study Guide for Unit 12
66(1)
Unit 13: Shopping (II) 67(30)
Part 1: Buying Meat at a Traditional Market
68(5)
Part 2: In a Supermarket
73(8)
Part 3: Purchasing New Shoes
81(8)
Part 4: Buying Pants
89(6)
Review and Study Guide for Unit 13
95(2)
Unit 14: Eating And Drinking (I) 97(22)
Part 1: Ordering a Meal in a Restaurant
98(6)
Part 2: Ordering a Meal in a Restaurant (cont.)
104(6)
Part 3: Arranging a Banquet
110(3)
Part 4: Arranging a Banquet (cont.)
113(4)
Review and Study Guide for Unit 14
117(2)
Unit 15: Eating And Drinking (II) 119(26)
Part 1: The Peking Duck Banquet
120(6)
Part 2: The Peking Duck Banquet (cont.)
126(6)
Part 3: The Peking Duck Banquet (cont.)
132(6)
Part 4: Making Dumplings
138(5)
Review and Study Guide for Unit 15
143(2)
Unit 16: Eating And Drinking (III) 145(28)
Part 1: Eating with a Colleague in a Restaurant
146(8)
Part 2: A Dinner Party at Home
154(5)
Part 3: A Dinner Party at Home (cont.)
159(7)
Part 4: A Dinner Party at Home (cont.)
166(5)
Review and Study Guide for Unit 16
171(2)
Unit 17: On The Telephone 173(26)
Part 1: "Want to Go to the Show?"
174(8)
Part 2: Telephone Tag
182(6)
Part 3: Calling about an Advertisement for an Apartment
188(5)
Part 4: Calling About an Advertisement for an Apartment (cont.)
193(4)
Review and Study Guide for Unit 17
197(2)
Unit 18: Visiting People (I) 199(28)
Part 1: Visiting a Friend at Home
200(5)
Part 2: Visiting a Friend at Home (cont.)
205(7)
Part 3: Calling on Someone to Request a Favor
212(8)
Part 4: Calling on Someone to Request a Favor (cont.)
220(5)
Review and Study Guide for Unit 18
225(2)
Unit 19: Visiting People (II) 227(24)
Part 1: Visiting a Sick Classmate
228(6)
Part 2: Visiting a Sick Classmate (cont.)
234(5)
Part 3: A Farewell Call on a Favorite Teacher
239(5)
Part 4: A Farewell Call on a Favorite Teacher (cont.)
244(4)
Review and Study Guide for Unit 19
248(3)
Unit 20: Leisure Time Activities (I) 251(20)
Part 1: Hobbies
252(4)
Part 2: Hobbies (cont.)
256(5)
Part 3: Going to the Movies
261(4)
Part 4: Going to the Movies (cont.)
265(4)
Review and Study Guide for Unit 20
269(2)
Unit 21: Leisure Time Activities (II) 271(24)
Part 1: Talking About Sports
272(6)
Part 2: Talking About Sports (cont.)
278(5)
Part 3: Watching a Soccer Game on Television
283(5)
Part 4: An Excursion to the Great Wall
288(5)
Review and Study Guide for Unit 21
293(2)
Unit 22: Emergencies 295(28)
Part 1: Illness
296(7)
Part 2: The Pickpocket
303(6)
Part 3: Lost Bag
309(5)
Part 4: The Accident
314(6)
Review and Study Guide for Unit 22
320(3)
Unit 23: Hong Kong And Macao 323(36)
Part 1: A Walking Tour of Hong Kong
324(7)
Part 2: A Walking Tour of Hong Kong (cont.)
331(8)
Part 3: The Linguistic Situation of Hong Kong
339(7)
Pert 4: A Trip to Macao
346(10)
Review and Study Guide for Unit 23
356(3)
Unit 24: Singapore And Malaysia 359(9)
Part 1: Conversation at Singapore Botanic Gardens
360(8)
Part 2: A Visit to Singapore Zoo
Part 3: A Day at a Penang High School
Part 4: Purchasing a Laptop in a Penang Mall
Review and Study Guide for Unit 24
What Next? Notes to the Learner
Table of Measures
List of Resultative Endings and Resultative Compounds
Table of Mainland China-Taiwan Lexical Correspondences
Word Classes of Spoken Chinese
Chinese-English Glossary 368(12)
English-Chinese Glossary
Index of Grammatical and Cultural Topics 380