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Overview


This brand-new manual prepares students for a subject that has just been added to the Advanced Placement program. Separate sections review all parts of the new exam: Listening, Reading, Grammar, Speaking, and Culture. Each section also includes exercises, and the listening and reading sections include practice questions with answer keys and answer explanations. The book reflects the AP exam's standards, presenting questions in both traditional and simplified Chinese characters. Two full-length practice exams are presented with answer keys. Enclosed with the manual are three audio compact discs, which present spoken material covering the exam's Listening and Speaking sections.
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". . . a powerful set of review and practice tests."
--The Midwest Book Review
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780764194009
  • Publisher: Barron's Educational Series, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 8/1/2009
  • Edition description: Bilingual
  • Pages: 576
  • Product dimensions: 8.30 (w) x 10.80 (h) x 1.20 (d)

Table of Contents

  • 1 Introduction

General Information

The AP Chinese Course

The AP Chinese Exam

Navigating the Computer

Suggested Resources

Using This Book

  • 2 Listening

Comprehension

General Information

Rejoinders

Listening Selections

Listening Strategies

Listening Comprehension Practice

Answers and Answer Explanations

  • 3 Reading Comprehension

General Information

Reading Strategies

Reading Selections

Reading Comprehension Practice

Answers and Answer Explanations

  • 4 Writing Skills

General Information

Evaluation Criteria

Scoring Guidelines

Types of Essays

Writing Strategies

Common Writing Mistakes

Writing Skills Practice

  • 5 Speaking Skills

General Information

Evaluation Criteria

Conversation Samples and Scores

Cultural Presentation Samples and

Scores

Speaking Tips

Vocabulary Tips

Speaking Preparation

Presentation

Speaking Skills Practice

Speaking Skills

  • 6 Grammar Review

Complements

Sentences with Special Predicates

The Passive Voice

Existential Sentences

Sentences with Verbal

Constructions in a Series

Pivotal Sentences

Comparison

Expressing Emphasis

Complex Sentences

Common Sentence Patterns in

Spoken Chinese

  • 7 Cultural Notes

Physical Geography of China

Survey of Modern History

Festivals and Customs

Chinese Mythology

Idiom Story

Four Grand Works in Chinese

Literature

Chinese Characters

Calligraphy

Chinese Arts and Crafts

Four Great Inventions of

Ancient China

Traditional Chinese Medicine

Traditional Chinese Architecture

Classical Gardens

Traditional Performing Arts

Education

Chinese Martial Arts

Traditional Entertainment

Cultural Heritage

Traditional Clothing

Traditional Food

Chinese Astrology

Chinese Taboos

Important Idioms

Useful Proverbs

  • 8 Model Exam 1

Answers and Answer Explanations

  • 9 Model Exam 2

Answers and Answer Explanations

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