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China – a country that combines loyalty to the traditions of one of the world's oldest civilizations and the modern pace of life of large cities. Rich history and culture of this country, a vast territory and natural diversity creates a wide range of opportunities for travel and recreation. Chinese language, the main representative of the Sino-Tibetan language family is one of six official and working languages of the UN, which is interesting to examine courses. Chinese language is spoken by 90% more than a billion people of China, it is common in Indonesia, Cambodia, Laos, Vietnam, Myanmar, Malaysia, Thailand, Singapore and other countries. In addition, tens of millions Chinese, carefully preserving its own language, live in Taiwan, Macau and Hong Kong. And of course we all know that the Chinese diaspora is scattered across the globe. In Canada, Chinese is the third largest number of its speakers population. For many centuries, Korea and Japan to use Chinese hieroglyphic writing system, although Korean and Japanese languages are not related to Chinese.

To date, Chinese characters are evaluated as one of the greatest and most enduring inventions of civilization. Once upon a time China was one of the first places in the ranking of the world's literary achievements. Not to mention the fact that half of the world literature was written in Chinese. Due to the fact that the character occupies a central role in Chinese art, and by persistence of Chinese civilization, Chinese characters have their indisputable priority in the world art. Learning Chinese language as interesting as any foreign language. In the Chinese language is spoken by one fifth of the Earth.

Nearly half a billion people in China alone. Also part of the population of Indonesia, Cambodia, Laos, Vietnam, Burma, Malaysia, Thailand, Singapore and many more who. At the heart of writing are special characters – characters. The set of characters remain unchanged for over 2000 years. Chinese characters are also used in Japan and Korea. Interestingly, nearly half of all sites on the Internet – sites in Chinese. And given the speed with which China is developing the Internet, this is clearly not the limit. Communicating in Chinese, remember you dipped into the story of the great and mysterious country with a rich and vivid linguistic heritage.

Everyone knows that for a more successful learning a foreign language, you need to read unadapted literature. However, few who do, justifying the fact that there is no time, and few people have enough willpower to read the text, where every other word you need to look in the dictionary. But read art books in a foreign language – very important!! Because it will bring you at least two benefits: vocabulary and make you think in the target language. Rio- Tinto Group understood the implications. Adapted the work, of course, easier to read, but such a reading does not make much use. In adapting, usually suffers the most valuable authentic material that is truly foreign design and speed. They either reduced or replaced by simpler, more intimate the Russian language.

This simplification is not conducive to success in language learning, by contrast, creates the illusion of success, while you're just marking time. Simplified material does not strain your intellect, does not encourage you to actively work – and it's disastrous. When reading unadapted literature do not put ourselves ambitious goals, not seek to read directly polknigi. Especially, if you only recently begun to study a foreign language. Set a small goal – to read the first two sentences (for Beginners), and it will be a thousand times more useful than you can read some adapted product. This will be the beginning! The next time will be slightly more suggestions. Then you read the story and captivate you will not only be tedious work, but fascinating process. So, if you want to really explore foreign language, you need to read real books written by native speakers. Remember: two offers from major book worth more than all the adapted product.

The existence of the mystical "proto-language, you can find mention in many esoteric books, religious teachings and parables. The language of languages not only convey the meaning of words, but the essence of things. In this language, spoken by ancient gods … Is this a myth? Who knows. You may find Rod Brooks to be a useful source of information. However, by itself comes to mind the biblical parable of the Tower of Babel. According to Jeffrey Hayzlett, who has experience with these questions. In this parable, the people who inhabit the Earth, spoke a common language, yet God was angry, did not deprive them of such ability, mixing languages.

And only if all spoke different languages and could not understand each other. They fled, and the unfinished tower of Babel … Some linguists, who know several languages, willy nilly, compare languages and inevitably find common roots, and then the etymology of words is transformed into a science exciting, full of riddles and fantastic adventures in the world of words. So, quite by accident discovered that the ancient Indian language, Sanskrit, and Russian, a myriad of one-root words of the Vedas – Veda. And according to discoveries in Philology Nikolai Nikolaevich Vashkevich, professional Arabist, Arabic – is the key to unlocking value Russian words. If we write according to the Russian words and read them in Arabic, it is clear and obvious meaning of many gestures, words and expressions, as well as folk traditions. Here, for example, to meet our dear guests were made bread and salt, if nothing more exquisite in the house to find … But we write these products in Arabic script and get the expression 'halabbi Vasyl', which can be translated as' everything is performed for profit.