Being able to speak a little of the local language enhances any trip abroad, and this beginner-level Mandarin Chinese audio course contains all the key travel phrases you need to communicate with confidence. The 60-minute audio CD features native Mandarin Chinese speakers using phrases you're likely to encounter in typical travel situations. In no time, you will be able to meet and greet people, be familiar with numbers, time and days of the week, find your way around transport, shops, and restaurants, and make new friends. The pack includes a sturdy booklet with a phonetic transcription of the phrases on the CD, plus handy tips and key word reminders. The contents of the CD can be easily downloaded to your iPod or MP3 player.