Real Chinese. UNAUTHORIZED
||How to Bargain in the Chinese Market (1:03) -- Hot to Shop for Cloisonné (2:16) -- Hot to Buy a Painting in an Art Shop (2:34) -- Chinese Medicine (2:32) -- How to Buy Fruit at a Market Stall (1:50) -- Chinese Fashion (2:55) -- Credits: Buying and Selling (0:35)
||Whether collecting trinkets at the local market or negotiating the purchase of a traditional Chinese-style painting in a specialized gallery, the beginning speaker needs to know the right words and phrases when shopping in China. This program helps equip the Western visitor with the language skills necessary for pleasant and effective consumer transactions with Chinese proprietors. Cultural topics include: Beijing's addiction to shopping, from designer fashion to herbal medicine; how to browse, bargain, and buy, Chinese-style; and the elaborate and time-honored art of cloisonne, or enamel-coated pottery.
|General note||Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on March 09, 2011.|
|Access restriction||Access requires authentication through Films on Demand.|
|Interest grade level
||9 & up.
|Technical details||Mode of access: Internet.|
|Technical details||System requirements: FOD playback platform.|
|Language||Portions in Mandarin with Pinyin subtitles.|
|Source of description||Title from distributor's description.|
|Issued in other form||Originally produced: BBC Worldwide Ltd., 2004.|
|Publisher number||43453s Films Media Group|
|Publisher number||43459 Films Media Group|