This is an ebook version of the printed book "Learn Chinese through Songs and Rhymes", which many beginner and intermediate level learners of the Chinese language find helpful and enjoyable.
This book presents the Chinese content in simplified Chinese characters that are accompanied by pinyin annotation and English translation. It provides vocabulary, expressions and idioms for a wide range of subject matters in our daily life and teaches you how to pronounce the Chinese words. It also teaches you how to construct grammatically correct Chinese phrases and sentences, of which a large number of samples are provided.
We all know that repetition can help us retain a newly learned language in memory. Doing this through singing songs will turn the boring chore into a pleasurable activity. "Learn Chinese through Songs and Rhymes" features loads of traditional songs and original rhymes that are relevant to the lessons provided. You can find the link to the audio files for the lessons, songs and rhymes in this book at the author's "Learn Chinese Weekly" blogsite.
The Chinese lyrics for the songs are also read aloud with the proper intonation.
Whether you are getting this book as a first exposure to Chinese, as a supplement to a Chinese class you are taking, or as review and enrichment material, you will have lots of fun in the learning process.