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Dragons in Our Life: Animal Signs in Everyday Sayings (Chinese Simplified Bilingual ed.)
Dragons in Our Life: Animal Signs in Everyday Sayings (Chinese Simplified Bilingual ed.)
[9781908350206]
By Xue Lin, Jian Zhi Qiu
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32 Pages
Age from 10+
Culture: Chinese
Format: Hardback

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. 

9781908350206

Size - 150mm x 190mm

Bilingual Chinese Simplified and English

Published by Snowflake Books (UK)

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Price: $29.95
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