This course is intended for total beginners. After the course, the learner will have a command of about 500 words. The course includes over 1,000 commonly used sentences and phrases, which will enable the learner to converse comfortably in daily communications. Each level consists of 20 hours / 10 lessons classroom learning.
Beginner 1 – Introducing oneself and others, greetings, exchanging name cards, polite phrases, receiving a guest, country and nationalities, addressing people, occupations and job titles, hobbies, likes and dislikes, family members and personal information, numbers, telephone numbers, days and dates, making a schedule, furniture and locations, colours and clothes. (250 Chinese new words)
Beginner 2 – Food and drinks, ordering food and drinks, bargaining language, money, currency exchange, public facilities, asking for help, asking for directions, means of transportation, daily activities, time and period of the day, making a schedule, making an appointment, asking for permission, body parts and description of one’s appearance, weather and climate, sickness and seeing a doctor (250 Chinese new words)