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Xiong, Jiajuan - Chinese Middle Constructions, ebook

Chinese Middle Constructions

Xiong, Jiajuan


Table of contents
1. The Middle Voice Versus the Middle Construction
Jiajuan Xiong
2. Middle Constructions: Previous Research
Jiajuan Xiong
3. The Qilai Middle
Jiajuan Xiong
4. The Hao and Rongyi/Nan Middles
Jiajuan Xiong
5. The de and Bu Middles
Jiajuan Xiong
6. More on Chinese Middles

Xu, Dan - Typological Change in Chinese Syntax, ebook

Typological Change in Chinese Syntax

Xu, Dan


This new interpretation of the early history of Chinese argues that Old Chinese was typologically a 'mixed' language. It shows that, though its dominant word order was subject-verb-object, this coexisted with subject-object-verb. Professor Xu describes... Copying

Duanmu, San - The Phonology of Standard Chinese, ebook

The Phonology of Standard Chinese

Duanmu, San


The fully revised edition of San Duanmu's popular introduction to Chinese phonology reflects recent research and theoretical advances in particular work in feature, syllable, and stress. The author has also added a chapter on rhythm in poetry. Reviews of the first edition 'Every phonologist

Huang, C. T. James - The Handbook of Chinese Linguistics, ebook

The Handbook of Chinese Linguistics

Huang, C. T. James


The Handbook of Chinese Linguistics presents critical overviews of a wide range of major topics in Chinese linguistics, and is the first book to introduce Chinese linguistics from the perspective of modern theoretical

Abraham, Wendy - Chinese Phrases For Dummies, ebook

Chinese Phrases For Dummies

Abraham, Wendy


Hundreds of useful phrases at your fingertips
Speak Chinese - instantly!
Traveling to China but don't know Chinese? Taking Chinese at school but need to kick up your conversation skills? Don't worry! This handy little phrasebook will

Abraham, Wendy - Chinese Character Writing For Dummies, ebook

Chinese Character Writing For Dummies

Abraham, Wendy


Learn to write 100 characters in Chinese
Billions of people worldwide speak Chinese—and now you can learn to write 100 characters in the world’s most-spoken language! Whether you’re taking a course, looking to get ahead at work, or just want to up the ante when you’re communicating

Lin, Chin-Hsi - Chinese as a Second Language Assessment, ebook

Chinese as a Second Language Assessment

Lin, Chin-Hsi


The Development of the Test of Chinese as a Foreign Language (TOCFL)
Li-ping Chang
3. Assessing Chinese in the USA: An Overview of Major Tests
Yan Liu
4. Developments in Research on Testing Chinese

Zhang, Yingjin - A Companion to Modern Chinese Literature, ebook

A Companion to Modern Chinese Literature

Zhang, Yingjin


This wide-ranging Companion provides a vital overview of modern Chinese literature in different geopolitical areas, from the 1840s to now. It reviews major accomplishments of Chinese literary scholarship published in Chinese

Szonyi, Michael - A Companion to Chinese History, ebook

A Companion to Chinese History

Szonyi, Michael


A Companion to Chinese History presents a collection of essays offering a comprehensive overview of the latest intellectual developments in the study of China’s history from the ancient past up until the present day.
Covers the major trends in the study of Chinese