This guide is aimed at the beginner student, new to Mandarin Chinese. It covers the most basic grammar structures that all students of Mandarin have to master. It is laid out in an easy to follow format and the purpose is to instruct and not to get lost in the technical aspects of language learning. This book functions as a classroom supplement and self-study reference guide and can be used with or without the guidance of a teacher. No prior knowledge of Chinese grammar is assumed, but an understanding of basic Pinyin is expected to appreciate the text, examples and activities. With 50 Units in total, each unit introduces the grammar pattern, explains the application, provides basic examples and offers five simple practice questions. It is the ideal reference guide for new students who just recently embarked on their Mandarin Chinese journey and as such it is the perfect addition to a Chinese homeschool curriculum.