by Hanban, HSK Standard Course is developed under the joint efforts of Beijing
Language and Culture University Press and Chinese Testing International (CTI).
With HSK test papers as its primary source, HSK Standard Course is
characterized by a humorous style, familiar topics and a scientific course
design. Matching the HSK test in all aspects, from the content, form to the
levels, it is a series of new-type course books embodying the idea of
"combining testing and teaching, and promoting learning and teaching by
testing". It is suitable for the Confucius Institutes in different
countries as well as other Chinese teaching institutions and self-taught
The whole series is divided into six
levels matching the HSK test, with one volume for each of Levels 1-3 and two
volumes for each of Levels 4-6, totaling nine volumes. With a textbook, a
workbook and a teacher’s book in each volume, there are altogether 27 books.
This is the workbook of HSK Standard
Course 5A, including exercises for each of the 18 lessons in the textbook, and an
introduction to the HSK Level 5 test. This book can help students
succeed in the HSK Level 5 test and all-roundly improve their Chinese competence
The workbook is illustrated with
plenty of photos matching the style of the test. This book is provided with audio files, which can be obtained through the QR code on the back cover.
Jiang Liping is a postgraduate tutor in Beijing Language and Culture University
whose research focuses on the theories of teaching Chinese as a foreign
language, teaching methodology and textbook study. Ms. Jiang’s works include
books such as On Teaching Chinese as a Foreign Language, Ways on How to Teach
Foreigners Chinese and Classroom Expression Course for Chinese Teaching as well
as more than 10 papers published in Language Teaching and Linguistic Studies,
Chinese Language Teaching and other journals. She has given lectures in many
countries and cities, such as Japan, the United States, Thailand and Hong Kong.