Real Chinese. UNAUTHORIZED
||How to Hire a Boat (2:55) -- Dancing and Martial Arts (2:59) -- Leisure Pursuits of Young City Dwellers (1:40) -- Beidaihe: Luxurious Beach Resort (3:42) -- Biking on the Beach (1:20) -- Boat Trips (1:00) -- Credits: Leisure and Sport (0:30)
||Seaside resorts are becoming fashionable in China, creating more instances in which recreational activities are a subject of conversation. Designed to help beginning Chinese speakers and Western tourists keep up in such exchanges, this program focuses on vocabulary and phrases integral to booking a hotel room, renting a boat or bicycle, discussing favorite sports and leisure pursuits, and more. Cultural topics include: the history and atmosphere of Beidaihe, a beach resort on China's east coast, and the significance of traditional Chinese sporting and recreational pastimes - from martial arts to walking the Great Wall.
|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||43462 Films Media Group|