|Title: ||Chinese Breeze Graded Reader Series, Level 2: 500 Word Level: If I didn't have you (ruguo meiyou ni)|
|Author / Editor: ||刘月华 Liu Yuehua 楚诚志 Chu Chengzhi|
|Series:||《汉语风》中文分级系列读物 Chinese Breeze Graded Reader Series|
|Publisher: ||北京大学出版社 (Peking University Press)|
|Language: ||simplified Chinese Character|
|Date of Publication: ||2009.06|
|Number of pages: ||77|
|Dimensions: ||20 x 14 cm|
|Description:|| || |
Xiaoming is a pickpocket. He is really good at stealing. But he only steals from rich people. But he only steals from rich people. He never touches those who are poor, and doesn't let other thieves steal from poor people either.
Xia Yu is a college freshman. She lost her purse at a railway station. Xiaoming got the purse back for her from the thief. Another time, a thief stole an old woman's wallet on a bus. Xiaoming stole the wallet back from the thief and put into the lady's jacket unobserved. More surprisingly, when Xiaoming is falling in love with Xia Yu, he lands into a big trouble after stealing from a very rich man.
Will Xiaoming the pickpocket win the love of Xia Yu, a pretty college student?
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
- Attractive pilots
- 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