About this Course
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Welcome to "Chinese Characters for beginner (2)"! This is an elementary course on learning Chinese characters. Together, we will continue to learn another 240 Chinese characters in this course. And we will learn about another 1,200 basic Chinese words composed of 240 commonly used Chinese characters, which begin with “耳”(ear), including pronunciation, shape and meaning, so that to improve the learning effect. ① Each Chinese character is with pinyin; ② Each Chinese character is shown in the form of animation in the process of writing, namely strokes; ③ English translation is used on the Chinese character can be a word itself. Other Chinese characters can not be independent of words are the characters of. The English translation of this kind of characters is marked in parentheses; ④ Each Chinese word is accompanied by Pinyin, English translation and picture, which is easy to understand; ⑤ There are proper exercises at the end of each lesson. Good luck !...
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Suggested: 5-7 hours/week

Approx. 31 hours to complete
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Chinese (Simplified)

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Approx. 31 hours to complete
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Chinese (Simplified)

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Section
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4 hours to complete

第一周

This week,we will learn some characters and words related to ear(耳) and nature(月、云、雨)....
Reading
4 videos (Total 35 min), 5 quizzes
Video4 videos
第二课 月亮 lesson 2 Moon10m
第三课 云 lesson 3 Cloud8m
第四课 雨 Lesson 4 Rain8m
Quiz5 practice exercises
第一课 练习 Exercise for Lesson 134m
第二课 练习 Exercise for Lesson 248m
第三课 练习 Exercise for Lesson 338m
第四课 练习 Exercise for Lesson 442m
Test 16m

2

Section
Clock
4 hours to complete

第二周 Week 2

This week,we will learn some characters and words related to wind,seasons and water....
Reading
4 videos (Total 34 min), 5 quizzes
Video4 videos
第六课 四季 Lesson 6 Four Seasons8m
第七课 水(1) Lesson 7 Water(1)7m
第八课 水(2) Lesson 8 Water(2)8m
Quiz5 practice exercises
第五课 练习 Exercise for Lesson 538m
第六课 练习 Exercise for Lesson 636m
第七课 练习 Exercise for Lesson 738m
第八课 练习 Exercise for Lesson 838m
Test 26m

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Section
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4 hours to complete

第三周 Week 3

This week,we will learn some characters and words related to ice,fire and wood....
Reading
4 videos (Total 33 min), 5 quizzes
Video4 videos
第十课 火 Lesson 10 Fire7m
第11课 四点底 Lesson 11 The Radical of 灬10m
第12课 木(1) Lesson 12 Wood(1)7m
Quiz5 practice exercises
第九课 练习 Exercise for Lesson 936m
第十课 练习 Exercise for Lesson 1040m
第十一课 练习 Exercise for Lesson 1136m
第十二课 练习 Exercise for Lesson 1232m
Test 38m

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Section
Clock
4 hours to complete

第四周 Week 4

This week,we will learn some characters and words related to wood and food....
Reading
4 videos (Total 37 min), 5 quizzes
Video4 videos
第14课 木(3) Lesson 14 Wood(3)7m
第15课 食品(1) Lesson 15 Food(1)12m
第16课 食品(2) Lesson 16 Food(2)8m
Quiz5 practice exercises
第十三课 练习 Exercise for Lesson 1346m
第十四课 练习 Exercise for Lesson 1440m
第十五课 练习 Exercise for Lesson 1536m
第十六课 练习 Exercise for Lesson 1634m
Test 48m

Instructor

Shi Zhengyu

Associate professor
School of Chinese as a Second Language

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