Dragons in our Life shows how the names and images of dragons are embedded in Chinese culture and everyday life. The text explains the origins, meanings and use of many sayings which are widely used in Chinese society. First are proverbs which give advice on how to act and think; second are idioms which are used to comment on familiar situations andpersonalities. Knowledge of these sayings provides a useful way into understanding and being accepted by modern Chinese society. Accompanied by colourful and expressive illustrations, the meanings of the sayings are made accessible to young readers.
Size - 150mm x 190mm
Bilingual Chinese Simplified and English
Published by Snowflake Books (UK)