Real Chinese. UNAUTHORIZED
||Burgeoning Bar and Cafe Scene (2:16) -- Cháguanr: Tea House (2:56) -- Beidàihé (3:12) -- Jiuba Jie: Bar Street (2:26) -- Latest Trends in Beijing (2:50) -- Credits: Drinking and Socializing (0:32)
||Anyone with any sense knows the pitfalls of too much alcohol or caffeine, but most of us also realize that certain beverages can help spur a conversation along. And what if that conversation is taking place among native Chinese speakers while a beginner is trying to break in? This program provides clues about how that might play out, showing how to order drinks, Chinese-style, as it ventures into Beijing's burgeoning tea-houses, bars, and cafes. Viewers also receive tips on how to request certain snack foods as well as how to describe other tastes and preferences and say "Please" and "Thank you.
|General note||Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on May 03, 2013.|
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|Interest grade level
||, 1012 & 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||43457 Films Media Group|