Through stories, the interesting origin and meaning of eight commonly used Chinese idioms are illustrated in this reader. It is a fun way to learn and explore Chinese language, culture and history.
Paperback, 60 pages
Text: Simplified Chinese with English
1. Self-contradictory ????
2. Nick the boat to seek the sword ????
3. Helping shoots grow by pulling them upward ????
4. Have a well-thought-out plan ????
5. Draw cake to allay hunger ????
6. Constant dripping wears the stone ????
7. Cast brick to attract jade ????
8. Show off one’s skill before an expert ????