Chinese Mandarin Accelerated (Beginners)City University London
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- Short course
- Islington (Inglaterra)
¿Qué aprendes en este curso?
Skills and Training
During the Mandarin Chinese short course you will learn how to greet people and respond to greetings; talk about nationality and language skills; respond to compliments; exchange greetings in formal occasions; ask and tell the time; make an appointment and give apologies; Describe and explain one's family and occupation; ask after someone; talk about days of the week, months and years; find out information on dates and days;
Pinyin pronunciation; basic sentence structures; close question word "ma"; other question words "nǎr" and "shéi"; use past tense particle "le"; common measure words; negate verbs with "méiyǒu/ méi"; use "zài" for present continues tense; time expressions; question words "shénme shíhou, duōjiǔ for asking time and duration;
* Greeting each other
* Introducing oneself and others
* Making small talk on nationality and age
* Paying compliments
* Obtaining information regarding time
* Making appointment
* Talking about one’s family and asking about someone's family
* Discussing job and work place
* Talking about time and daily routine
* Talking about travelling plans
Teaching and Assessment
The emphasis in this course is on listening and speaking. The lessons focus on language that is required in authentic situations.
Classroom activities will include: role-playing, class room discussion, pair and group work, work on pronunciation and intonation as well as grammar in context. Listening to audio clips and watching videos are an important element in our lessons. More comprehensive grammar exercises and reading texts are generally set as homework.
Your progress will be assessed on an on-going basis through...