About the Breakthrough Language seriesThe Breakthrough Language series uses a communicative approach to modern language learning. Suitable for self-study or Adult and Further Education classes, the series helps you to use the language right from the start.
- Focus on communication
- Lively and authentic location recordings
- A coherent and carefully structured approach
- Attractive photos and illustrations
- Cultural information
- Explains grammar clearly in everyday terms
- Breakthrough Chinese uses Pinyin throughout the course rather than the Chinese characters
- The level 1 courses are designed for complete beginners.
- The level 2 courses are suitable for learners with some basic knowledge of the language.
- The level 3 course is aimed at learners with a reasonable knowledge of the language. (perhaps two or three years of study whether in classes or less formally).