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Understanding the Chinese Language

Understanding the Chinese Language

Chris SHEI (Author)

Routledge, 2014
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    About this book

provides a vibrant and comprehensive introduction to contemporary Chinese linguistics. Combining an accessible style with an in-depth treatment of the topics at hand, it uses clear, full descriptions and vivid, modern examples to systematically take students through the phonology, vocabulary, grammar, discourse structures and pragmatics of modern Chinese. No prior knowledge of Chinese or linguistics is required.
    About the author

Chris Shei is Associate Professor at Swansea University, UK.
    Table of content

Forward. Introduction 1.Chinese sounds 2. Chinese words 3. Chinese sentences 4. Speech acts 5. Sentence final particles 6. Chinese neologisms on the web
ISBN: 9780415634885
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 384
Sizes: 246x176mm
Publication: 7/2014
Weight: 682g
English, Chinese

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