The textbook is the intermediate level of 'Boya Chinese', which is suitable for the foreign students who have about 3000-vocabulary targeting advanced Chinese level. Topics regarding feelings, life, environments, society, culture etc. are selected from the perspective of happiness, anger, grief and joy of daily life, with a broad ken and profound view. Differences between ancient China and contemporary China, differences between Chinese culture and western culture are mentioned, the book seems to the learners a wise and wit friend. Each article is about 1500 words, with emphasis on combining language learning with language use. The functional items such as narration, description, support and rebut are ingeniously put in every lesson. Preview and comprehensive exercises are designed specially for self-learners. After studying the two volumes, level 7 or 8 of HSK can be expected to reach.
The textbook is the advanced level of Boya Chinese. Based on the theory of discourse, the original work of famous writers is mainly focused; several unknown masterpieces are selected as well for reflecting the spirit of humanism and universal culture of human beings. The language of selected works is both standard and elegant. In terms of grammar, distinguishing Para synonyms are stressed, as well as explanation of commonly used sentences or words. There are nice reading materials after each text, attached exercises for strengthening students understanding, which can also be convenient for teachers to use. After studying the three volumes, level 11 of HSK can be expected to reach.