E-books: Languages of Asia

  • Prosodic Morphology in Mandarin Chinese book cover

    Prosodic Morphology in Mandarin Chinese

    1st Edition

    By Shengli Feng

    It is not entirely clear if modern Chinese is a monosyllabic or disyllabic language. Although a disyllabic prosodic unit of some sort has long been considered by many to be at play in Chinese grammar, the intuition is not always rigidly fleshed out theoretically in the area of Chinese morphology.…

    eBook – 2017-12-14
    Routledge

  • Action! China: A Field Guide to Using Chinese in the Community book cover

    Action! China

    A Field Guide to Using Chinese in the Community, 1st Edition

    By Donglin Chai, Crista Cornelius, Bing Mu

    Winner of the Chinese Language Teachers Association’s 2014 Cengage Learning Excellence and Innovation in Teaching Chinese Award. Action! China is a practical guide for intermediate to advanced students of Chinese wanting to maximize their study abroad experience and enhance their language skills.…

    eBook – 2017-11-20
    Routledge

  • Advanced Japanese: Communication in Context book cover

    Advanced Japanese

    Communication in Context, 1st Edition

    By Noriko Ishihara, Magara Maeda

    This innovative advanced level course in Japanese teaches appropriate language use in real life situations. With an emphasis on listening and speaking skills, the course takes a descriptive approach, demonstrating the variations that exist among Japanese speakers. Authentic sample dialogues…

    eBook – 2017-10-23
    Routledge

  • Action! Japan: A Field Guide to Using Japanese in the Community book cover

    Action! Japan

    A Field Guide to Using Japanese in the Community, 1st Edition

    By Mari Noda, Yui Iimori Ramdeen, Stephen D. Luft, Thomas Mason, Jr.

    Action! Japan is a practical guide for intermediate to advanced students of Japanese wanting to maximize their study abroad experience and enhance their language skills. This handy guide contains over 100 Field Performance tasks which prompt real-life interactions with native speakers. By carrying…

    eBook – 2017-10-19
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Handbook of Chinese Translation book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Chinese Translation

    1st Edition

    Edited by Chris Shei, Zhao-Ming Gao

    The Routledge Handbook of Chinese Translation presents expert and new research in analysing and solving translation problems centred on the Chinese language in translation. The Handbook includes both a review of and a distinctive approach to key themes in Chinese translation, such as…

    eBook – 2017-10-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Language Handbooks

  • A Study of Sino-Korean Phonology: Its Origin, Adaptation and Layers book cover

    A Study of Sino-Korean Phonology

    Its Origin, Adaptation and Layers, 1st Edition

    By Youyong Qian

    The term Sino-Korean may refer to either the phonological system or vocabulary in Korean that is of Chinese origin. Along with the borrowing of Chinese characters, the Chinese readings of characters must also have been transmitted into Korean. A Study of Sino-Korean Phonology aims to contribute to…

    eBook – 2017-09-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Chinese Linguistics

  • Modern Mandarin Chinese Grammar: A Practical Guide book cover

    Modern Mandarin Chinese Grammar

    A Practical Guide, 2nd Edition

    By Claudia Ross, Jing-heng Sheng Ma

    Modern Mandarin Chinese Grammar provides an innovative reference guide to Mandarin Chinese, combining traditional and function-based grammar in a single volume. The Grammar is divided into two parts. Part A covers traditional grammatical categories such as phrase order, nouns, verbs and specifiers…

    eBook – 2017-08-16
    Routledge
    Modern Grammars

  • The Routledge Course in Korean Translation book cover

    The Routledge Course in Korean Translation

    1st Edition

    By Jieun Kiaer

    The Routledge Course in Korean Translation brings together for the first time materials dedicated to the theory and practice of translation to and from Korean. This advanced course in Korean translation discusses cross-linguistic and cross-cultural issues that arise in the course of Korean-English…

    eBook – 2017-08-10
    Routledge

  • Mandarin Chinese Words and Parts of Speech: A Corpus-based Study book cover

    Mandarin Chinese Words and Parts of Speech

    A Corpus-based Study, 1st Edition

    By Chu-Ren Huang, Shu-Kai Hsieh, Keh-Jiann Chen

    This monograph is a translation of two seminal works on corpus-based studies of Mandarin Chinese words and parts of speech. The original books were published as two pioneering technical reports by Chinese Knowledge and Information Processing group (CKIP) at Academia Sinica in 1993 and 1996,…

    eBook – 2017-07-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Chinese Linguistics

  • Essential Korean Reader book cover

    Essential Korean Reader

    1st Edition

    By Jaemin Roh

    First Published in 2017. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an Informa company.…

    eBook – 2017-07-14
    Routledge

  • Modern Korean Grammar Workbook book cover

    Modern Korean Grammar Workbook

    1st Edition

    By Andrew Sangpil Byon

    Routledge’s Modern Grammar series is an innovative reference guide combining traditional and function-focused grammar in a single volume, with an accompanying workbook.The aim of the Modern Korean Grammar Workbook is to strengthen the reader’s understanding of the main volume, Modern Korean Grammar…

    eBook – 2017-07-14
    Routledge
    Modern Grammar Workbooks

  • Key Issues in Chinese as a Second Language Research book cover

    Key Issues in Chinese as a Second Language Research

    1st Edition

    Edited by Istvan Kecskes, Chaofen Sun

    Key Issues in Chinese as a Second Language Research presents and discusses research projects that serve as theoretical grounding for improving the teaching and learning of Chinese as a second language (CSL) in order to help researchers and practitioners better understand the acquisition,…

    eBook – 2017-06-26
    Routledge

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