“Chinese（Putonghua）in Communication” is a series of spoken Putonghua textbooks designed for learners studying Putonghua as a second／foreign language. By drawing all examples and sample conversations from authentic speaking materials collected from native Putonghua speakers, this book series is suitable for learners aiming at learning practical Putonghua to be used in their daily as well as professional lives.
Features of this textbook:
Simplified Chinese characters and Pinyin（Romanization）are presented side by side, also with conventional Chinese characters attached for reference.
Providing various communicative tasks simulating real world scenarios or situations.
Providing full recordings of text and vocabulary.
This textbook has been used for many years in CUHK. It largely adapts to short-term training courses for learning Cantonese in the aspects of school conversation, asking and showing the way, making appointments, leaving messages, food and shopping, making short speeches, etc.