Rhymes of My Life: Chinese Language Poems

Rhymes of My Life: Chinese Language Poems

by Lanjing Zhou

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Overview

This book consists of one hundred sixty original poems, all on modern topics, but written in the classical Chinese style. There is a wide variety of subjects. For example: driving in winter, the Boeing 777, village life, city life, camping out, Chinese food, jungle adventures, hiking, ice sculptures, wild geese, planting trees, penguins, desert caravans, playing hide and seek, Christmas, watching outdoor movies, the Iron Lion of Cangzhou, sightseeing, football, trash day, opera, swimming, making furniture, going to the fair, wild fires, military training, Spring Festival, morning exercise, fund raising, acrobats, flying a kite - and much, much more!
Chinese parents abroad may wish to read them to their children, and to the grandparents. For older Chinese language students, they are ideal for classroom use, as Chinese language readings. And, being short, they are easily memorized.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781494453008
Publisher: CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date: 12/10/2013
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 176
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.41(d)
Age Range: 1 - 17 Years

About the Author

Lanjing Zhou writes poetry, published in China and the US, and teaches Chinese at Syracuse University, where she is the Chinese Language Coordinator of its Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics Department. Lanjing began her career as a Lecturer at the China University of Political Science and Law, Beijing, in its English language program. She was also the English Editor of China's Life Magazine.

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