Get By in Chinese Book

Learn a Language Your Way


The Get By In series features beautifully illustrated, all-in-one language and travel guides. The 160-page book covers essential language and the accompanying audio CD will help your students practise their speaking and listening skills. This mini course, complete with activities and grammar link-ups, can be used as an additional resource in the classroom or at home.

  • Phrase book and mini course in one
  • All the language you need for your trip abroad
  • Colourful and engaging
  • Introduces you to the sights and sounds of China


Product Details

Contents: 1 Book, 160 Pages
Author: Kan Qian, Wang Xiaoning, Kan Jia


Sample Content

Sample pages 74-75 (PDF, 209Kb)

Sample pages 124-125 (PDF, 250Kb)



Get By in Chinese will help you to:

  • understand the basics of the language with clear and easy-to-follow explanations
  • try out what you have learnt with mini role plays and activities
  • communicate with confidence using thousands of essential words and phrases
  • get around easily with useful tips for the visitor
  • eat out the Chinese way with the comprehensive menu reader.

 Also contains a two-way mini dictionary so you’ll never be stuck for the right word, and a full pronunciation guide so you’ll always know how to say it! Also available in a pack with audio CD.

 All the Get By courses are also available to download from


Part of BBC Active Languages

Product details

Production date:May 2008