Dragons in Our Life: Animal Signs in Everyday Sayings (Chinese Traditional Bilingual ed.)

$29.95

ISBN: 9781908350121
Availability : 0 in stock (can be backordered)

Stock is subject to availability.

Share:

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 …

Clear
Not available to Resellers

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. 

9781908350121

Size – 150mm x 190mm

Bilingual Chinese Traditional and English

Published by Snowflake Books (UK)

Languages: Chinese (Simplified)/English

Weight0.2 kg
Dimensions30 × 30 × 1 cm
Authors

Languages

There are no reviews yet.

Be the first to review “Dragons in Our Life: Animal Signs in Everyday Sayings (Chinese Traditional Bilingual ed.)”

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *