A Grammar and Workbook
ISBN10: 0415815592 ISBN13: 9780415815598 Contributors: Matthews, Stephen Publisher: Routledge Published: Feb 6 2017 Pages: 175 Weight: 0.64lbs. Height: 9.50" Width: 6.50" Depth: 0.25" Language: English
Basic Cantonese introduces the essentials of Cantonese grammar in a straightforward and systematic way.
Each of the 28 units deals with a grammatical topic and provides associated exercises, designed to put grammar into a communicative context. Special attention is paid to topics which differ from English and European language structures.
This new edition features:
- clear, accessible format
- lively examples to illustrate each grammar point
- informative keys to all exercises
- glossary of grammatical terms
Basic Cantonese is ideal for students new to the language. Together with its sister volume, Intermediate Cantonese, it forms a structured course of the essentials of Cantonese grammar.