This is a book for intermediate-level Chinese learners. It is the first work written aimed at learning the Chengyu, short expressions with a fixed structure that serve to briefly convey complex ideas that would otherwise need a more extensive explanation. The Chengyu have a cultured origin, usually ..
This handbook offers a panoramic view of translation practice. By means of a deductive approach, which goes from the most general to the most particular, it proposes a journey that begins with the most theoretical aspects related to philosophy and language; it goes through the specific characteristi..
This book aims to facilitate a better understanding and assimilation of characters for Japanese students. This book is the third and final volume in the Kanji to Remember series. It contains 800 characters, added to those are the Kanji to Remember I and II, making a total of 3000. The book concludes..
Following the first volume of Remembering the Kanji, this work provides tools for learning the pronunciation of the kanji. Behind the notorious inconsistencies in the way the Japanese language has come to pronounce the characters it received from China lie several coherent patterns. Identifying them..
Enjoy the most exciting language! More and more people want to study the language and culture of manga, anime, sushi, the futuristic wonders of Tokyo, the beauties of the Rising Sun. However, the manuals are sometimes boring and complicated, often written in English far from the experience of the Sp..