Practice makes perfect and that is exactly what Experiencing Chinese- Studying in China recommends. This textbook offers 12 lessons to be learned within a 2 week time frame. Lessons introduce sentences, scenes, learn and use, activities, and chinese pictographs. Lesson 1: Hello; Lesson 2: I am an overseas student; Lesson 3: What time is it now; Lesson 4: How much is that altogether; Lesson 5: The roast duck is delicious; Lesson 6: Excuse me, where is the rest room; Lesson 7: Sir, I'd like to go to Tian An Men; Lesson 8: I've left my keys behind; Lesson 9: I am not well; Lesson 10: Hello, May I speak to Martin; Lesson 11: I like swimming: Lesson 12: Let's keep in touch. This textbook is a vital resource for students who are planning to study abroad. Experiencing China- Living in China and Experiencing China- Business Communication in China are also available.