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SHANGHAINESE-ENGLISH/ENGLISH-SHANGHAINESE DICTIONARY & PHRASEBOOK

By: Simmons, Richard VanNess

Price: ¥700.00

Publisher: Hippocrene Books: 2011

Seller ID: RWARE0000037067

ISBN: 0781812615

Condition: Near Fine


In excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlig hting. The spine remains undamaged. With over 14 million speakers, Shanghainese is the most widespread member of the Wu family of Chinese dialects and the predominant language of the city of Shanghai and the Yangzi River delta. Distinct from and mutually unintelligible with the official Chinese dialect of Mandarin, Shanghainese is experiencing a revival both within Shanghai and throughout central China. It contains 4,000 dictionary entries, and also provides concise grammar and pronunciation sections. View more info