Conversational Teochew In A Month is the ideal self-learning course for any English speaker who wish to speak Teochew competently beyond the customary greeting, " 汝食饱了未?" (have you eaten?"). Adapted from the Chinese publication 《潮州话一月通》, originally edited by 林伦伦 and 朱永锴, it contains both written and audio materials.
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Using situations in daily life, it introduces commonly-used phrases and expressions through conversations presented in 20 lessons. Each lesson also includes a supplementary vocabulary list. The lessons covered are:
1. Greetings; 2. Introductions; 3. Looking For A Job; 4. Chatting; 5. Relatives; 6. Numbers; 7. Being Guest; 8. Food; 9. Social Customs; 10. Asking For Direction; 11. Taking Public Transport; 12. Shopping; 13. Socialising; 14. At The Post Office; 15. At The Bank; 16. Travel; 17. Seeing The Doctor; 18. Screen Media; 19. Sports; and 20. Congratulatories.
This course is available in two digital formats:
Format 1: mp3 sound file + .srt subtitle (suitable for computer, Android tablet and smartphone use)
Using a suitable mp3 player, you can listen to our audio files while simultaneously following synchronised English and Chinese (Teochew) subtitles. This is a highly effective way of improving your Teochew oral and listening skills.
Note: Not every mp3 player is able to display .srt subtitles. For an enhanced learning experience, we recommend the use of WorkAudioBook audio player, which is specially tailored language learning. Amongst other functions, ii splits audio file into phrases and allows these phrases to be auto-paused and repeated.
- WorkAudioBook application for Windows can be downloaded for free here.
- WorkAudioBook app for Android can be downloaded at Google Play from this link here:
- Unfortunately there are no iPhone and iPad versions of WorkAudioBook available.
Disclaimer: The Teochew Store has no commercial or other affiliation with WorkAudioBook. Our recommendations are based solely on the functionality and compatibility of the application.
Format 2: Audiobook (.epub file) (suitable for iPad, iPhone, Android tablet and smartphone use)
Using a suitable epub3 reader, you can play our audio file and read the English and Chinese (Teochew) text display at the same time, getting the most out of a enriching audio-visual learning experience.
Note: To download "Conversational Teochew In A Month", please add item to cart and checkout. Upon completion of the payment process (the item is FREE), a download link will automatically be sent to the email address you provide. Please be informed that each order comes with a limit of 5 download attempts. Please contact us if any difficulty is encountered in your transaction.
LATEST: The full course of "Conversational Teochew In A Month" is now available on YouTube