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Chinese and English nursery rhymes : Little mouse and other charming Chinese rhymes / Faye-Lynn Wu ; illustrated by Kieren Dutcher.

By: Wu, Faye-Lynn.
Contributor(s): Dutcher, Kieren [illustrator.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Sing and share.Publisher: Tokyo, Japan : Tuttle Publishing, [2010]Edition: First edition.Description: 33 pages : colour illustrations ; 29 cm + 1 audio disc (12 cm).Content type: text | still image | performed music | spoken word Media type: unmediated | audio Carrier type: volume | audio discISBN: 9780804849999.Subject(s): Nursery rhymes, Chinese | Nursery rhymes -- Juvenile fiction | Chinese language -- Juvenile literature | Children's poetry, Chinese | Children's songs, Chinese | China -- Social life and customs -- Juvenile literatureSummary: An illustrated collection of nursery rhymes, plus notes on Chinese culture. Presented in Chinese characters, pinyin romanized Chinese, and English; accompanying CD contains recordings of all of the rhymes performed in Chinese and English.
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This beautifully illustrated Chinese children's book features classic nursery rhymes in both English and Mandarin Chinese.

It is never too early to immerse children in foreign languages and culture, and exploring rhymes and rhythm is a terrific way to start. Chinese and English Nursery Rhymes presents forty vibrantly illustrated verses in both Chinese and English in a side-by-side format that encourages fun Mandarin Chinese language learning. This inspiring collection of favorite rhymes shows how the simple pleasures of childhood are universal across the globe.

The rhymes and songs highlighted in the book include: "Muffin Man" "Happy Birthday to You" "I See the Moon" "As I Was Going Along" "Hickory Dickory Dock" And much more... Chinese and English Nursery Rhymes also features "Do You Know?" notes throughout the book that provide even more ways to experience Chinese culture. A concise tutorial about the basics of Mandarin Chinese offers parents additional, useful information for learning moments.

Native speakers perform each rhyme in Chinese and English on an accompanying audio CD--happy, easy songs that will have you singing along in no time!

An illustrated collection of nursery rhymes, plus notes on Chinese culture. Presented in Chinese characters, pinyin romanized Chinese, and English; accompanying CD contains recordings of all of the rhymes performed in Chinese and English.

Parallel text in Chinese and English; songs on accompanying CD sung in Chinese and English.