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Shanghainese dictionary and phrasebook

Richard VanNess Simmons

Shanghainese dictionary and phrasebook

by Richard VanNess Simmons

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Published by Hippocrene Books in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementby Richard VanNess Simmons
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPL2065 .S56 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24479813M
ISBN 100781812615
ISBN 109780781812610
LC Control Number2010041395

LTL uses《学说上海话》for Shanghainese classes. We have a clear lesson structure, with 30 lessons based on different topics (discussing the weather, money, buying things, introductions, etc) and is beyond just a Shanghainese phrasebook as most other resources are. This book also has a structured Romanization system, so as to help both Chinese and foreigners to learn it more easily. Free shipping on orders of $35+ from Target. Read reviews and buy Lonely Planet China Phrasebook & Dictionary - 2 Edition (Paperback) at Target. Get it today with .

The Shanghainese language, also known as the Shanghai dialect, Hu language or Hu dialect, is a variety of Wu Chinese spoken in the central districts of the City of Shanghai and its surrounding areas. It is classified as part of the Sino-Tibetan language ainese, like other Wu variants, is mutually unintelligible with other varieties of Chinese, such as Mandarin. These books were written in the ’s by protestant missionaries in Shanghainese, using an original phonetic writing system. According to one of the few comments, the few pages scanned on the blog post show some phonetic differences with modern Shanghainese. Victor Mair said, @ pm @Frédéric Grosshans.

Perfect for students, tourists, or business people learning Vietnamese or traveling to Vietnam, it also contains a beginner guide to the Vietnamese language, allowing for a deeper understanding of Vietnamese than a typical Vietnamese phrasebook or Vietnamese dictionary. The phrasebook book is broken into four basic sections: Common Vietnamese. Should I buy separate books for each language instead of the 3-in-1 French/Italian/German phrase book? Rick Steves' French, Italian & German Phrase Book contains all the essentials of each single-language phrase book, but without a dictionary, and with fewer travel tips (and it's in two colors, not full color). For a trip focusing on areas speaking just one or two of these three languages, the.


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The only English - Shanghainese dictionary and phrasebook I'm aware of. Shanghainese is not an easy language to pick-up without a teacher, given a complete lack of learning materials beyond this book, making it invaluable in developing vocabulary/5(8).

for years I wanted to learn, but there weren't many books or websites to go to. This book is published inso I am glad I came across it. It is exactly as advertised, a dictionary and phrasebook.

Retails for $ Given there aren't many books (for english speakers) on Shanghainese, if you want to learn - buy it!/5. Distinct from and mutually unintelligible with the "official" Chinese dialect of Mandarin, Shanghainese is experiencing a revival both within Shanghai and throughout central China.

Contains 4, dictionary entries, and also provides concise grammar and pronunciation : $ Get this from a library. Shanghainese: dictionary and phrasebook. [Richard VanNess Simmons] -- "With over 14 million speakers, Shanghainese is the most widespread member of the Wu family of Chinese dialects and the predominant language of the city of Shanghai and the Yangzi River delta.

With over 14 million speakers, Shanghainese is the most Shanghainese dictionary and phrasebook book member of the Wu family of Chinese dialects and the predominant language of the city of Shanghai and the Yangzi River delta.

Includes: Concise, travel-centered dictionary with 4, entries; Easy-to-follow grammar and pronunciation sections.

Description With over 14 million speakers, Shanghainese is the most widespread member of the Wu family of Chinese dialects and the predominant language of the city of Shanghai and the Yangzi River delta. This title contains 4, dictionary entries, and also provides concise grammar and pronunciation sections.

Shanghainese language synonyms, Shanghainese language pronunciation, Shanghainese language translation, English dictionary definition of Shanghainese language. adj. Of or relating to the city of Shanghai. Shanghainese 1. A native or inhabitant of. Distinct from and mutually unintelligible with the official Chinese dialect of Mandarin, Shanghainese is experiencing a revival both within Shanghai and throughout central China.

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