Language: Vintage Minis

Author: Xiaolu Guo
Homepage 9781784872700

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General Fields

  • : $7.99(AUD)
  • : 9781784872700
  • : Penguin Random House
  • : Arrow
  • : 0.068
  • : June 2017
  • : 178mm X 110mm
  • : May 2017
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  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Xiaolu Guo
  • : Vintage Minis Ser.
  • : Paperback
  • : 617
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  • : English
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  • : 96
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Barcode 9781784872700
9781784872700

Description

Have you ever tried to learn another language? When Zhuang first arrives in London from China she feels like she is among an alien species. The city is disorientating, the people unfriendly, the language a muddle of personal pronouns and moody verbs. But with increasing fluency in English surviving turns to living. And they say that the best way to learn a language is to fall in love with a native speaker...Selected from the book A Concise Chinese-English Dictionary for Loversby Xiaolu Guo VINTAGE MINIS- GREAT MINDS. BIG IDEAS. LITTLE BOOKS.A series of short books by the world's greatest writers on the experiences that make us humanAlso in the Vintage Minis series-Babies by Anne Enright Depression by William Styron Race by Toni Morrison Homeby Salman Rushdie