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MANDARIN CHINESE Links (67)   Examples (60)   Materials (4)   Books (144)   
Alternative names: MANDARIN, GUANHUA, BEIFANG FANGYAN, NORTHERN CHINESE, GUOYU, STANDARD CHINESE, PUTONGHUA
Number of speakers: 874.000.000 (1999)
Language Code: CHN
In language groups: SINO-TIBETAN » SINITIC
Spoken in: BRUNEI DARUSSALAM [Details], CAMBODIA [Details], CHINA [Details], INDONESIA [Details], LAO PEOPLE'S DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC [Details], MALAYSIA [Details], MAURITIUS [Details], MONGOLIA [Details], PHILIPPINES [Details], RUSSIAN FEDERATION [Details], SINGAPORE [Details], TAIWAN, PROVINCE OF CHINA [Details], THAILAND [Details], UNITED KINGDOM [Details], UNITED STATES [Details], VIET NAM [Details]
Links
1   "Chinaknowledge" - A Universal Guide for China Studies
http://www.chinaknowledge.de/index.html
2   A Chinese Language Proficiency Test
http://www.csulb.edu/~txie/online.htm
3   A Chinese Language Proficiency Test
http://www.learn-chinese-language-software.com/proftest/tlchitest.htm
4   A Review of Chinese Word Lists Accessible on the Internet
http://www.geocities.com/hao510/wordlist/
5   About the Chinese Language
http://www.learn-chinese-language-software.com/overview.htm
6   Basic Chinese Grammar
http://www.rci.rutgers.edu/%7Ersimmon/chingram/
7   Beginning Chinese: Lesson 1
http://cali.arizona.edu/maxnet/chn/chn01/chn01.htm
8   Beijing Language and Culture University
http://us.eblcu.net/newenglish/index.html
9   CRI - Chinese Radio International
http://www.cri.com.cn/
10   CScanner - A Chinese Lexical Scanner
http://www.geocities.com/hao510/cscanner/
11   China HSK
http://www.chinahsk.net/yingwenban/index.htm
12   Chinese - English Online Dictionary
http://www.tigernt.com/cgi-bin/cedict.cgi
13   Chinese Character Dictionary
http://www.chinalanguage.com/CCDICT/index.html
14   Chinese Character Dictionary
http://www.mandarintools.com/chardict.html
15   Chinese Character Genealogy (Online Chinese Dictionary)
http://zhongwen.com/
16   Chinese Characters Dictionary Web
http://zhongwen.com/zi.htm
17   Chinese Computing
http://www.chinesecomputing.com/
18   Chinese Language - Discover!
http://www.netdayseurope.org/en/projects/chinese/
19   Chinese Language - Link Collection
http://www.geometry.net/detail/basic_c/chinese_language.html
20   Chinese Language Guide for New Students
http://www.georgetown.edu/faculty/spendelh/china/newguide.htm#Dates
21   Chinese Morning.com
http://www.chinesemorning.com/main/home/html/home.htm
22   Chinese Newspapers
http://www.uvm.edu/~chinese/newspape.htm
23   Chinese Romanization Guide
http://www.edepot.com/taoroman.html
24   Chinese Software
http://www.njstar.com/
25   Chinese Software Trainer
http://www.thinkred.com/
26   Chinese Television Stations
http://www.uvm.edu/~chinese/tv.htm
27   Chinese Text Computing
http://lingua.mtsu.edu/chinese-computing/faq/pc.html
28   Chinese Word Segmentation
http://research.microsoft.com/nlp/projects/SegmentationProject.aspx#members
29   Chineses Language - An Overview
http://www.connect.net/ron/chineselanguage.html
30   Conversational Mandarin Chinese Online
http://www.csulb.edu/%7Etxie/ccol/content.htm
31   Effective Learning of Standard Chinese
http://www.chineseon.net/main.php
32   First Year Chinese
http://www.uiowa.edu/~c0390809/index.html
33   Free Chinese Dictionary
http://home.swipnet.se/~w-123680/
34   Free Chinese Dictionary
http://www.csulb.edu/~txie/online.htm
35   Ganesha - Western Linguists and The Languages of China
http://www.press.uchicago.edu/Complete/Series/G-WLLC.html
36   Glossika Chinese Dialects
http://www.glossika.com/en/dict/dialectm.htm
37   HSK in Michigan
http://www.csulb.edu/~txie/online.htm
38   Hakka's Relation to Cantonese and Mandarin
http://www.sungwh.freeserve.co.uk/sapienti/langintr.htm
39   Hua Lin's Chinese Language Links
http://web.uvic.ca/ling/lin/chinlang.htm#chinonline
40   Internet Based Chinese Teaching & Learning
http://www.bendigo.latrobe.edu.au/chinese/guide.htm
41   Introduction to the Chinese Language and its Processing
http://www.fi.muni.cz/usr/wong/teaching/chinese/notes/notes.html
42   Key Characteristics of Chinese Languages
http://www.cc.jyu.fi/~tojan/rlang/chi2.htm
43   Learn Chinese
http://www.euroasiasoftware.com/english/chinese/learn/
44   Learn Chinese - Audio Tutorial of Survival Chinese
http://www.wku.edu/~yuanh/AudioChinese/
45   Learn Mandarin
http://mandarin.org.sg/html/learn_mandarin/default.htm
46   Learning Chinese Online
http://www.csulb.edu/~txie/online.htm
47   Lengua China - Dialecto Mandarín
http://www.proel.org/mundo/mandarin.htm
48   Linguistic Features of the Chinese Language Family
http://www.gio.gov.tw/taiwan-website/5-gp/yearbook/2001/chpt03-1.htm
49   Mandarin Chinese Language Overview
http://www.rosettaproject.org:8080/live/search/detailedlanguagerecord?ethnocode=CHN
50   Mandarin Classroom
http://www.khuang.com/chinese/index.asp
51   Mandarin Language Examples - Authorization Required!
https://depts.washington.edu/llc/olr/chinese/CHI_013/index.html
52   Mandarin Phonology
http://www.sungwh.freeserve.co.uk/chinese/mandarin.htm
53   Mandarin Profile
http://www.lmp.ucla.edu/profiles/profm02.htm
54   Marjorie Chan's ChinaLinks
http://people.cohums.ohio-state.edu/chan9/c-links.htm
55   MyMandarin.com
http://www.bluetec.com.cn/asp/mymandarin/home_main1.asp
56   Ocrat.com - Chinese Language Learning
http://www.ocrat.com/
57   Online Chinese Tools
http://www.mandarintools.com/
58   Online College for Chinese Language
http://www.hanyu.com.cn/en/default.asp
59   Pinyin - Learning the Chinese Language Through Phonetics
http://www.pinyin2000.com/
60   Pop-up Hits for Chinese
http://www.jisyo.org/
61   Putonghua for Beginners
http://vlc.polyu.edu.hk/putonghua/putonghua.htm
62   Pŭtōnghùa (Mandarin)
http://www.omniglot.com/writing/mandarin.htm
63   Rikai - An Online Dictionary
http://www.rikai.com/perl/HomePage.pl?Language=Zh
64   Study Mandarin Chinese Using VOA
http://ocrat.com/voa/
65   Survival Chinese
http://www.chinabig.com.cn/en/businessnotes/survival.htm
66   The Chinese Outpost
http://www.chinese-outpost.com/language/
67   UVM Chinese Program Homepage
http://www.uvm.edu/~chinese/index.htm

Examples
1  "April" in Chinese
2  "August" in Chinese
3  "Bon appetit!" in Chinese
4  "December" in Chinese
5  "Excuse me." in Chinese
6  "Febrary" in Chinese
7  "Friday" in Chinese
8  "Glad to meet you!" in Chinese
9  "Good bye!" in Chinese
10  "Good day!" in Chinese
11  "Good evening!" in Chinese
12  "Good morning!" in Chinese
13  "Good night!" in Chinese
14  "Hope to see you again next time." in Chinese
15  "How are you, Mr. Wang?" in Chinese
16  "How do you say ... in Chinese?" in Chinese
17  "How much?" in Chinese
18  "How old are you?" in Chinese
19  "I am John." in Chinese
20  "January" in Chinese
21  "July" in Chinese
22  "June" in Chinese
23  "March" in Chinese
24  "May I have a look at this?" in Chinese
25  "May" in Chinese
26  "November" in Chinese
27  "October" in Chinese
28  "Saturday" in Chinese
29  "See you again." in Chinese
30  "September" in Chinese
31  "Speak slowly so that I can learn it." in Chinese
32  "Sunday" in Chinese
33  "Thank you very much."
34  "Thank you" in Chinese
35  "Thursday" in Chinese
36  "Tuesday" in Chinese
37  "Wednesday" in Chinese
38  "What do you recommend?" in Chinese
39  "What is your name?"
40  "What time do you close?" in Chinese
41  "Where is the bathroom?" in Chinese
42  "You are welcome." in Chinese
43  "a hundred thousand" in Chinese
44  "a kilogram" in Chinese
45  "a meter" in Chinese
46  "eight" in Chinese
47  "eleven" in Chinese
48  "five hundred grams" in Chinese
49  "five" in Chinese
50  "four" in Chinese
51  "nine" in Chinese
52  "one hundred" in Chinese
53  "one thousand" in Chinese
54  "one" in Chinese
55  "seven" in Chinese
56  "six" in Chinese
57  "ten" in Chinese
58  "three" in Chinese
59  "two" in Chinese
60  "weekend" in Chinese

Materials
1  Chinese Character Writing Exercise Sheet I
2  Chinese Character Writing Exercise Sheet II
3  The Four Tones
4  Writing Chinese Chraracters: Order of Strokes

Books
1   : A Child's Picture English-Chinese Dictionary (illus. Sheheen, Dennis). Reprint (Juvenile).
2   : A Chinese-English Dictionary
3   : A Concise English-Chinese Dictionary
4   : Advanced English - Chinese Pinyin Dictionary
5   : Beijing Language Institute Staff. Everyday Chinese-English Dictionary
6   : Best Chinese Idioms. Vol. 1
7   : Best Chinese Idioms. Vol. 2
8   : Chinese
9   : Chinese Dictionary of Verbs
10   : Chinese-English Dictionary of Idioms: Compiled by Specialists of English from Sichuan Province
11   : Chinese-English Expressions for Travellers
12   : Chinese-English Handbook: Idioms
13   : Chinese. Handy Dictionaries
14   : Classified and Illustrated Chinese - English
15   : Elementary Learner's English-Chinese Dictionary
16   : English - Chinese Dictionary
17   : English-Chinese Advanced (Pinyin) Times Dictionary
18   : English-Chinese and Chinese-English Dictionary
19   : Learner's Chinese-English Dictionary. 8th ed. Revised
20   : Longman New Junior English-Chinese Dictionary
21   : Oxford Compact English-Chinese Chinese-English Dictionary
22   : Pocket Chinese Dictionary, (Pinyin). Asian Language Pocket Dictionaries.
23   : The Oxford-Duden Pictorial Chinese Dictionary. (no pinyin)
24   Aria, Barbara: Nature of Chinese character
25   Barme, Geremie & Lee, Bennett: China Traveler's Phrasebook
26   Baxter, William: A handbook of Old Chinese phonology
27   Beijing Foreign Institute Staff (eds.): The Chinese-English Dictionary
28   Bergman, Peter (ed.): The Basic English-Chinese, Chinese-English Dictionary with PINYIN Transliteration
29   Bergman, Peter M. (ed.): The Basic English-Chinese, Chinese-English Dictionary
30   Berlitz, Charles: Passport to Chinese
31   Bisang, Walter: Das Verb im Chineschischen, Hmong, Vietnamesischen, Thai und Khmer
32   Bjorksten, Johan : Learn to Write Chinese Characters (Yale Language Series)
33   Bliss, Bill & Molinsky, Steven: Pictoral Dictionary Chinese-English
34   Boltz, William G.: The origin and early development of the Chinese writing system
35   Bucher, Urs.: Vocabulary of Modern Chinese: English Translation of Illustrative Sentences
36   Ceta Group Staff: Optilex Chinese - English General Dictionary Database
37   Chang, Leon Long-yien & Miller, Peter: Four thousand years of Chinese calligraphy
38   Chao Yuen-Ren & Yang, Lien-Sheng: Concise Dictionary of Spoken Chinese
39   Chao, Yuen Ren: A Grammar of Spoken Chinese. Berkeley (in English)
40   Chen, Janey: A Practical English-Chinese Pronouncing Dictionary
41   Chen, Janey: Practical English-Chinese Pronouncing Dictionary
42   Chen, Ping: Modern Chinese: History and Sociolinguistics
43   Cheng, Robert L. (ed.): Mandarin function words and their Taiwanese equivalents
44   Cheng, Tsai-fa : Ancient Chinese and Early Mandarin
45   Chi Wen-Shun (ed.): Chinese-English Dictionary of Contemporary Usage
46   Chiang Ker-Chiu: Practical English-Mandarin Dictionary
47   Chik Hon Man & Ng Lam Sim Yuk (eds.): Chinese-English Dictionary: Cantonese in Yale Romanization, Mandarin in Pinyin.
48   Chiu, Bonnie: The inflectional structure of Mandarin Chinese, Ph.D. Dissertation
49   Christensen, Mattew Bruce: Variation in Spoken and Written Mandarin Narrative Discourse (Ph.D. dissertation)
50   Commercial Press Staff: A Concise English-Chinese Dictionary
51   Commercial Press Staff: A Junior English-Chinese Dictionary
52   Commercial Press Staff: A New Chinese-English Dictionary
53   Commercial Press Staff: A Pocket English-Chinese Dictionary
54   Commercial Press Staff: A Practical English-Chinese Dictionary
55   Commercial Press Staff: General Chinese-English Dictionary
56   Commercial Press Staff: Model English-Chinese Dictionary with Illustrative Examples
57   Commercial Press Staff: New English-Chinese Dictionary
58   Commercial Press Staff: The Sino Chinese-English Dictionary
59   Commercial Press Staff: Times Chinese-English Dictionary
60   Cowie, A. P. & Evison, A. (eds.): Concise English-Chinese, Chinese-English Dictionary
61   Creamer, Thomas (ed.): A Dictionary of New Chinese Words (Second Edition, Enlarged, Revised)
62   Creamer, Thomas (ed.): Dictionary of New Chinese Words
63   DeFrancis, John (ed.): ABC (Alphabetically Based Computerized) Chinese-English Dictionary
64   DeFrancis, John (ed.): ABC Chinese-English Dictionary (Alphabetically Based Computerized)
65   DeFrancis, John (ed.): ABC Chinese-English, Pocket Edition: Alphabetically Based Computerized
66   Ding Guang-Xun (ed.): A New Chinese-English Dictionary
67   Ding, Guang-Xun (ed.): English-Chinese Comprehensive Dictionary: New
68   Du, Ruofu et al.: Chinese Surnames and the Genetic Difference between North and South China
69   Far East Book Company Staff (ed.): Far East Illustrated English-Chinese Dictionary
70   Fenn, Courtenay H. (ed.): Five Thousand Dictionary: A Chinese-English Pocket Dictionary and Index to the Character Cards of the College of Chinese Studies
71   Foreign Language Teaching & Research Press Editorial Staff (ed.): A Modern Chinese-English Dictionary
72   Forrest, R. A. D.: The Chinese Language
73   Freeman, Daniel B. & Rosenthal, Marilyn S.: Longman English-Chinese Photo Dictionary: Hanyu Pinyin Edition
74   Ge Chuan-Gui (ed.): A New English-Chinese Dictionary. Enlarged, Revised
75   Go, Ping-Gam: What Character Is That? An Easy-Access Dictionary of 5,000 Chinese Characters
76   Goodrich, C.: Chinese-English: Pocket
77   Gramer, Margot F.: The Basic Oxford Picture Dictionary: English/Chinese. (Juvenile)
78   Harbaugh, Rick (ed.): Chinese Characters: A Genealogy and Dictionary
79   Hart, Scott A.: Nexus-Lex: A Multimedia Chinese-English Lexicon of Characters
80   Hemeling, Karl E.: English-Chinese Dictionary: Standard Chinese
81   Heng, Xiao-jun & Zhang, Xue-sh: A Chinese-English Dictionary of Idioms and Proverbs
82   Herdan, Gustav: The sturcturalistic approach to Chinese grammar and vocabulary
83   Hippocrene Books Staff: English-Chinese Pocket Pinyin Dictionary
84   Hippocrene Books Staff (contr.): English-Chinese Pinyin Dictionary
85   Hippocrene Books Staff (contr.): Hippocrene Children's Illustrated Chinese Dictionary (Hippocrene Children's Illustrated Foreign Language Dictionaries Series)
86   Ho, Yong: Beginner's Chinese
87   Hornby, A. S. et al.: Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary of Current English with Chinese Translations
88   Hornsby, A. S. (ed.): Oxford Advanced Learner's English-Chinese Dictionary. 4th Edition
89   Howie, John Marshall: Acoustical Studies of Mandarin vowels and tones
90   Hsueh, Feng-sheng: Phonology of Old Mandarin
91   Hubel, Ernst: Deutsch-Chinesisches Wöterbuch
92   Jongrong, Wu; Ponxin: The Chinese-English Dictionary
93   Kainz, Carl: Praktische Grammatik der chinesischen Sprache für den Selbstunterricht
94   Karlgren, Bernhard: Analytic Dictionary of Chinese and Sino-Japanese
95   Karlgren, Bernhard: Sound & symbol in Chinese
96   Karlgren, Bernhard: The Chinese Language: An Essay on its Nature
97   Karlgren, Bernhard: ZhongGuo YinYunXue YanJiu - Études sur la phonologie chinoise (1995 reprint of the 1940 translation)
98   Kimball, Richard L.: China Beginner's Traveler's Dictionary
99   Kubler, Cornelius C.: The Development of Mandarin in Taiwan: A Case Study of Language Contact
100   Langenscheidt Staff: Langenscheidt Picture Dictionary. (Juvenile)
101   Lee, Ok Joo: The Pragmatics and Intonation of Ma-Particle Questions in Mandarin. M.A. thesis
102   Li, C., and Thompson, S. A.: Chinese as a topic-prominent language.Paper presented at 7th ST Conference
103   Li, Charles N. & Sandra A. Thompson: Mandarin Chinese: A Functional Reference Grammar
104   Li, Xiaoquang: Deriving distributivity in Mandarin Chinese. Ph.D. Dissertation
105   Liang, Shi-Chiu: The Far East Practical English-Chinese Dictionary
106   Liao, Chao-chih: A Study on the Strategies, Maxims, and Development of Refusal in Mandarin Chinese
107   Liao, Chao-chih: Comparing Directives: American English, Mandarin and Taiwanese English
108   Lin, Hua: A grammar of Mandarin Chinese
109   Lin, Jo-Wang: Polarity licensing and wh-phrase quantification in Chinese. Ph.D. dissertation
110   Lin, Shou-ying: College Chinese: A First-Year Textbook
111   Link, Perry; Ch'en et al.: Chinese Primer: Pinyin Edition
112   Liu, Cary Y. (ed.): Character and Context in Chinese Calligraphy
113   Lo, C. H.: Ten Thousand - A Dictionary of New Chinese-English-Chinese
114   Makkai, Adam (Gates, Boatner ed.): A Dictionary of American Idioms in Chinese
115   Manser, Martin H.: Concise English-Chinese Chinese-English Dictionary
116   Masini, Federico: The Formation of Modern Chinese Lexicon and Its Evolution toward a National Language: The Period from 1840 to 1898
117   Matthews, Betty: English - Chinese Picture Dictionary. (Juvenile)
118   McNaughton, William: Reading and Writing Chinese
119   Mei-Wah Choy, Rita: Read and Write Chinese: A Simplified Guide to the Chinese Characters
120   Mickel, Stanley L.: Dictionary for Readers of Modern Chinese Prose: Your Guide to the 250 Key Grammatical Markers in Chinese
121   Molinsky, Steven & Bliss, Bill: Word by Word Picture Dictionary: English /Chinese Edition
122   Montanaro: Getting by in Chinese. Set
123   Newman, John & Anand V. Raman: Chinese Historical Phonology
124   Norman, Jerry: Chinese
125   Norman, Jerry: Chinese (in English)
126   Oxford Staff: Oxford International Learner's English-Chinese Dictionary
127   Packard, Jerome L.: The Morphology of Chinese: A Linguistic and Cognitive Approach
128   Piasek, Martin: Gesprochenes Chinesisch
129   Ping-Gam, Go: What Character is That: An Easy-Access Dictionary of 5,000 Chinese Characters. 2nd Edition
130   Pulleyblank, Edwin G.: Lexicon of Reconstructed Pronunciation in Early Middle Chinese, Late Middle Chinese, and Early Mandarin
131   Pulleyblank, Edwin G.: Outline of Classical Chinese Grammar
132   Shapiro, Norma & Adelson-Goldstein, Jayme: The Oxford Picture Dictionary
133   Shen, Haibing: Gender and Conversational Interaction in Mandarin Chinese: A Corpus-Based Study of Radio Talk Shows (M.A. thesis)
134   Sun, Chaofen (ed.): Studies on the History of Chinese Syntax
135   Teng Shou-Hsin (ed.): Chinese Synonyms Usage Dictionary
136   Teng, Shou-Hsin: A semantic study of transitivity relations in Chinese
137   Tung, Wendy: Easy Chinese Prasebook and Dictionary
138   Wang, William S-Y (ed.): The Ancestry of the Chinese Language
139   Wieger, Leon: Chinese Characters, Their Origin, Etymology, History, Classification and Signification. (trans. Davrout, L.)
140   Wu Jingrong (ed.): Beijing Language Institute Staff. The Pinyin Chinese-English Dictionary
141   Yaosheng, Yu (ed.): Quaille's Practical Chinese Students' Dictionary
142   Yip Po-Ching & Don Rimmington: Chinese: An Essential Grammar (Routledge Grammars)
143   Yip, Po-Ching: The Chinese Lexicon: A Comprehensive Survey
144   Yuan, Boping (ed.): The Oxford Starter Chinese Dictionary




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