"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.
本書特點： Features of this textbook:
1. 簡體中文和漢語拼音對照，並附繁體中文供參考。 Simplified Chinese characters and Pinyin（Romanization）are presented side by side, also with conventional Chinese characters attached for reference.
2. 豐富多彩的練習，還原日常生活場景，活學活用。 Providing various communicative tasks simulating real world scenarios or situations.
3. 隨書附課文及詞彙錄音。 Providing full recordings of text and vocabulary.
4. 本書在大學已經使用多年，特別適合短訓班，學習者可以在比較短的時間內，基本掌握學校課堂、交通詢問、邀約、留言、飲食購物、簡短講演等方面的語言運用。 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.