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  • Lexical Ontological Semantics

    1st Edition

    By Guoxiang Wu, Yulin Yuan

    Lexical Ontological Semantics introduces ontological methods into lexical semantic studies with the aim of giving impetus to various fields of endeavours which envision and model the semantic network of a language. Lexical ontological semantics (LOS) provides a cognition-based…

    Hardback – 2019-02-14
    Routledge Studies in Chinese Linguistics

  • A Discourse Analysis of News Translation in China

    1st Edition

    By Liang Xia

    A Discourse Analysis of News Translation in China offers hitherto underexplored inroads into Chinese media through insider perspectives on a unique Chinese newspaper, Cankao Xiaoxia which not only is the largest circulating newspaper in China but is also unique in that its news consists entirely of…

    Hardback – 2019-02-05
    Routledge Studies in Chinese Translation

  • Architecture of the Periphery in Chinese

    Cartography and Minimalism, 1st Edition

    By Victor Junnan Pan

    Architecture of the Periphery in Chinese offers a comprehensive survey on the fine structure of the sentence peripheral domain in Mandarin Chinese from a cartographic perspective. Different functional projections hosting sentence-final particles, implicit operators and other informational…

    Hardback – 2019-01-30
    Routledge Studies in Chinese Linguistics

  • Teaching Chinese as a Second Language

    The Way of the Learner, 1st Edition

    By Jane Orton, Andrew Scrimgeour

    Grounded in analysis of Chinese and international educational concepts and classroom techniques currently used to teach Chinese as a Second Language, and a thorough review of recent research in the field, this volume identifies the learning challenges of the language for native English speakers.…

    Paperback – 2019-01-29
    ESL & Applied Linguistics Professional Series

  • The Routledge Handbook of Chinese Discourse Analysis

    1st Edition

    By Chris Shei

    Chinese is a discourse-oriented language and the underlying mechanisms of the language involve encoding and decoding so the language can be correctly delivered and understood. To date, there has been a lack of consolidation at the discourse level such that a reference framework for understanding…

    Hardback – 2019-01-24

  • A Thematic Dictionary of Contemporary Chinese

    1st Edition

    By Liwei Jiao, Yan Yang, Wei Liu

    A Thematic Dictionary of Contemporary Chinese is a unique resource for intermediate to advanced students of Chinese. The dictionary presents 9,000 words organized thematically in approximately 300 different subject areas. These themes cover the vocabulary necessary for daily use and for conducting…

    Paperback – 2019-01-17

  • The Sinitic Languages

    A Contribution to Sinological Linguistics, 1st Edition

    By Mieczysław Jerzy Künstler

    The Sinitic Languages is the quintessence of Mieczysław Jerzy Künstler’s thirty years of research into the Chinese languages. Originally published in Polish in 2000 as Języki chińskie, this work collected Künstler’s various lectures on the fascinating world of this branch of the Sino-Tibetan…

    Hardback – 2019-01-16
    Collectanea Serica. New Series

  • Semantics of Chinese Questions

    An Interface Approach, 1st Edition

    By Hongyuan Dong

    Semantics of Chinese Questions is the first major study of Chinese questions, especially wh-questions, within the framework of Alternative Semantics. It takes an interface approach to study the syntax, semantics, and phonology of questions and proposes a phonological scope-marking strategy in…

    Hardback – 2018-12-13
    Routledge Studies in Chinese Linguistics

  • Intensification and Modal Necessity in Mandarin Chinese

    1st Edition

    By Jiun-Shiung Wu

    This book addresses intensification and modal necessity in Mandarin Chinese. Intensification is used in this book to describe the speaker’s emphasis on a proposition, because, by emphasizing on a proposition, the speaker intensifies the degree of his/her confidence and affirmativeness toward the…

    Hardback – 2018-11-20
    Routledge Studies in Chinese Linguistics

  • Studies on Learning and Teaching Chinese as a Second Language

    1st Edition

    Edited by Xiaohong Wen, Xin Jiang

    Studies on Learning and Teaching Chinese as a Second Language represents the current advances in the field. It showcases theoretically motivated empirical studies and diverse methods used for a better understanding of how Chinese language is acquired as a second or foreign language. This…

    Paperback – 2018-11-20

  • News Framing through English-Chinese translation

    A comparative study of Chinese and English media discourse, 1st Edition

    By Nancy Xiuzhi Liu

    News Framing Through English-Chinese Translation provides a useful tool to depict how Chinese news translation can be examined in the era of globalization. The author has integrated framing theory in journalism studies with translation studies and developed a new theoretical model/framework named…

    Hardback – 2018-11-19
    Routledge Studies in Chinese Discourse Analysis

  • Mandarin Loanwords

    1st Edition

    By Tae Eun Kim

    English-based Mandarin loanwords are commonly used in Chinese people’s daily lives. Mandarin Loanwords demonstrates how English phonemes map into Mandarin phonemes through Mandarin loanwords adaptation. The consonantal adaptations are the most important in the analyses, and vowel adaptation and…

    Hardback – 2018-11-15
    Routledge Studies in Chinese Linguistics

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