A valuable resource for new learners of Chinese to comprehensively learn common measure words through clear explanations and examples. Contains 192 measure words and 470 easy passages illustrating their usage. Passages are accompanied by Pinyin and 162 illustration. .Includes vocabulary selected from the new Chinese Proficiency Test (HSK) syllabus, with Pinyin and English meanings attached to the words from the neHSK Levels 4 and 5 syllabi. A to Z listings of measure words with a phonetic index for fast referencing. Easy-to-find comparisons of similar measure words. Provides lists of common collocations for nominal and verbal measure words.