Titel: Chinese Breeze Graded Reader Series: The Painted Skin (Level 3, 750 Words) (+ 1 MP3-CD) - 汉语风中文分级系列读物 - 画皮 (第三级, 750词级)
Author / Editor: 刘月华 Liu Yuehua，储诚志 Chu Chengzhi (主编/main editor/Hsg.)
ISBN: 978-7-301-20886-1, 9787301208861
Series: 汉语风中文分级系列读物 Chinese Breeze Graded Reader Series
Publisher: Peking University Press-北京大学出版社
Language: simplified Chinese Character
Date of Publication: 2013.01
Number of pages: 87
Dimensions: 20 x 13.7 cm
About the series
Chinese Breeze (Hànyǔ Fēng) is a large and innovative Chinese graded reader series which offers over 60 titles of enjoyable stories at eight language levels. It is designed for college and secondary school Chinese language learners from beginning to advanced levels (including AP Chinese students), offering them a new opportunity to read for pleasure and simultaneously developing real fluency, building confidence, and increasing motivation for Chinese learning.
Hànyǔ Fēng has the following main features:
Eight carefully graded levels increasing from 8,000 to 30,000 characters in length
Wide choice of topics meet the diverse interests of learners
Most useful vocabulary for actual communication
Carefully controlled distribution of vocabulary, highly recycled base words in various contexts
Easy to understand, low new word density, and convenient new word glosses and indexes.
Mostly original stories crafted by professional writers teamed with pedagogical experts
Authentic and engaging language
Fully illustrated texts with appealing layouts
A variety of activities with answer keys
Accompanying audio CDs with two (normal and slow) speed choices
The story of The Painted Skin
A long time ago, Scholar Wang came across a girl while he strolled along a creek near his home. The girl was astonishingly pretty, but looked haggard and despondent. Attracted by such beauty, Wang took her back and hid her in his private study house, and they spent many happy days together. However, one day when Wang came back from outside, he was something that scared him to death: A dreadful ghost sat down at his desk, put on a piece of painted skin, and turned into his pretty girl …
1放假真好 So good to have a vacation!
2一张画儿掉在小河旁边. A painting is left by the side of a river.
3漂亮的姑娘要去哪儿？Where is the pretty girl going?
4王生快乐得忘了家里人? Wang Sheng is so happy that he forgets his family.
5老婆觉得这姑娘不简单 The wife suspects the girl is not that simple.
6有什么不对的地方吗？Is anything wrong?
7这哪里是一张漂亮的脸呀！ This is a pretty face?
8王生的心2被她拿走了 Wang Sheng's heart is taken away.
9就是那个老女人！An old woman.
10要他活3过来只有一个办法 The only way to make him come back to life.
11这一觉睡得真舒服 What a good sleep!
12这个心应该给谁呢？To whom should this heart be given to?
13王生像变了一个人 Wang Sheng seems to become into another person.
生词索引 Vocabulary index 练习 Exercises
练习答案 Answer keys to the exercises