Describes Beijing, its markets, architecture, holidays, nightlife, and lasting sense of history. Each chapter is presented in traditional Chinese characters, simplified Chinese characters, and English.
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This book presents 22 classic Chinese proverbs and the traditional tales behind them. The stories are bilingual, with the Chinese and English versions presented on facing pages. Each includes an explanation of how the proverb is used today, cultural notes, vocabulary and discussion questions.