Instant Conversation Mandarin Chinese includes the first 16 lessons from the Comprehensive Level I. 8 hours, interactive audio-only instruction. Language learning with real-life conversations.Speak Chinese Mandarin Instantly The Pimsleur(R) Method provides the most effective language -- learning program ever developed. More than one million people every year use it to gain real conversational skills in new languages quickly and easily -- without books, written exercises, or drills.Easy and PracticalThis package contains sixteen lessons that will get you started speaking today Simply listen, follow the instructions, and then respond out loud, just as you would in an actual conversation. Complete one lesson each day, in consecutive order. When you've finished this program, you'll be thrilled to realize you can hold a real conversation in Chinese Mandarin Go beyond the 8-lesson Quick & Simple -- and double your language skills Simple, step-by-step instructionNo classes to attend -- learn at your own convenience and paceNo books, written exercises, or memory drillsListen-and-respond method lets you self-test your masteryIncrease Your Language Skills Learning a new language is a tremendously rewarding achievement. Once you see how much you've learned in these sixteen lessons, we think you'll want to continue with the complete 30-lesson Pimsleur(R) Program. To help you, we'll give you a rebate of $150.00 when you purchase the Level I Chinese Mandarin Comprehensive Program. Please see bottom of package for details.