This book is a senior Chinese learning textbook, which is suitable for Chinese language students of the third year and above. The book includes 2 sections, namely: five thousand years of Chines nation and the world of humanities. Each section consists of 5 lessons, and each lesson includes the text, new words, extended reading, dialogue, word usage and sentence patterns and exercises, etc. The selection of the textsis based on Chinese history and culture, but alsoon the similarities and contrasts between Chinese and foreign culture. Topics involved in the texts include theformation of the universe, Chinese traditional festivals, Chinese historical and cultural celebrities, idiom stories, and traditional culture. Classical and contemporary writer works can be found in this textbook. Texts and extended readingsfocus on the written language training; dialogues and idiom storieson the spoken language training. Enriched in humanities, this textbook can not only train students' language skills, but also enhance students' understanding of Chinese history and culture.