Dictionary mainly targeted to Chinese secondary students that contains more than 3700 Chinese idioms, a group of 4 characters that form a proverb.
These expressions are a very important part of Chinese culture and heritage and it is important to know the roots of Chinese history to being able to understand them. This dictionary includes 3700 of them written in characters and pinyin, however the main definition is only written in Chinese. These idiomas are alphabetically ordered and they also include synonyms or sentences that put them in context.
The edition has been carefully made and includes more than 400 pictures that help explaining each idiom. Since the dictionary is entirely written in Chinese, it is required an intermediate/high level of Chinese to being able to understand each definition.
Description by the publisher
The Illustrated Mulitifunction Idiom Dictionary for Primary School - Chinese Edition is specially prepared for teachers and students of elementary schools and readers with primary education. The book contains more than 3,700 commonly used Chinese idioms. Simplified Chinese and Hanyu Pinyin for entries only is given.
This dictionary combines a number of commonly used learning functions, including idiom phonetic notation, interpretation, example sentences, synonyms, antonyms, discrimination, etc., and is very rich in content. The explanations are concise, accurate, and explain difficult words and words in detail, which is in line with elementary school students' cognition. The example sentences are close to life. This dictionary is equipped with more than 400 exquisite pictures related to the semantics of idioms, which help students understand the meaning of idioms more intuitively and vividly, and make teaching fun.