Prerequisite: Term 5 or consent of instructor. Students continue learning Mandarin Chinese utilizing pinyin transcription. Focus is placed on arranging transportation (continued from Term 5), getting directions, and discussing the weather. Potential resultative compounds, directional verbs, noun suffixes, and replication of measures are covered. The emphasis is only on oral proficiency. Learning the Chinese writing system is not required. Required Text: Basic Spoken Chinese: An Introduction to Speaking and Listening for Beginners (DVD and MP3 CD Included), Cornelius C. Kubler” ISBN-13: 978-0804840156 No Class July 4, 2018.