Key features of this hook are:
II uses specially designed pictures and stories in a structured way to make the learning process more enjoyable and effective reducing the need for rote learning to the absolute minimum.
• The emphasis throughout is on learning and remembering the meanings and pronunciations of the characters. Tips are also included on learning techniques and how to avoid common problems.
• Characters are introduced in a logical sequence, which also gives priority to learning the most common characters first.
• Modern simplified characters are used, with pronunciations given in pinyin. Key infornration is given for each character. including radical, stroke count traditional form, compounds, and guidance on writing the character.
This is a practical guide with a clear, concise and appealing layout, and it is well-indexed with easy look-up methods. All 800 characters in Level A of the official " Outline of HSK Vocabulary " and all 1033 Level A compounds are covered.