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Author: 4 Learning (Firm); Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm); Films Media Group.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2011], ©2008.
Series: Films on demand.
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Shot entirely on location in and around Beijing, this program follows a group of Chinese schoolchildren through their daily lives as it demonstrates the meanings and usages of numerous Mandarin words, phrases, and expressions. Viewers accompany the children as they move about Beijing, take a trip to the Great Wall of China, and relax at home. Additional lessons focus on a family meal, a shopping trip, and a day in  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Educational films
Internet videos
Videorecording
Additional Physical Format: Originally produced:
4 Learning (Firm), 2008
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: 4 Learning (Firm); Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm); Films Media Group.
OCLC Number: 800996755
Language Note: Portions in Mandarin with Pinyin subtitles.
Notes: Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on March 14, 2011.
Title from distributor's description.
Target Audience: 6 & up.
Description: 1 streaming video file (37 min.) : sound, color, digital file
Contents: In and Around Beijing (2:31) --
Summer Palace (2:28) --
Words and Phrases About School (5:25) --
Words and Phrases About Shopping (2:05) --
Words and Phrases About Apartment Living (1:47) --
Moon Festival and Family (4:24) --
Words and Phrases for Hobbies (3:54) --
Old Beijing (5:03) --
Sports Day (4:11) --
Country Outing (4:18) --
Credits: Being --
Chinese: A Language Primer (0:29).
Series Title: Films on demand.
Other Titles: Language Primer
Responsibility: 4 Learning (Firm).

Abstract:

Shot entirely on location in and around Beijing, this program follows a group of Chinese schoolchildren through their daily lives as it demonstrates the meanings and usages of numerous Mandarin words, phrases, and expressions. Viewers accompany the children as they move about Beijing, take a trip to the Great Wall of China, and relax at home. Additional lessons focus on a family meal, a shopping trip, and a day in the life of a Chinese school. A great learning tool that mixes fun, facts, and real-world situations to reinforce language comprehension.

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