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Fri Jul 11 2014

TOC: Language and Linguistics 15/4 (2014)

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Date: 08-Jul-2014
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Subject: Language and Linguistics Vol. 15, No. 4 (2014)
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Publisher: Institute of Linguistics, Academia Sinica

Journal Title: Language and Linguistics
Volume Number: 15
Issue Number: 4
Issue Date: 2014

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Table of Contents:

Featured Article
Semantic Shift and Variation in Formosan Languages
Paul Jen-kuei Li

The Evolution of ɦi23kã34 (‘he says’) in Shanghainese
Weifeng Han and Dingxu Shi

The Development of Southern Min Demonstratives + Type Classifier/Quantifier Construction in Late Ming and Early Qing Texts: From Demonstratives to Intensifiers
Chinfa Lien

Where is the Standard? An Analysis of Size Adjectives as Degree Modifiers at the Semantic–Pragmatic Interface
Zhiguo Xie

Typology of Word Order in Chinese Dialects: Revisiting the Classification of Min
Carine Yuk-man Yiu

The Prosodic History of Chinese Resultatives
Huibin Zhuang

Request Strategies: A Comparative Study in Mandarin Chinese and Korean. By Yong-Ju Rue and Grace Qiao Zhang. (Pragmatics & Beyond 177.) Amsterdam, The Netherlands; Philadelphia, PA: John Benjamins, 2008. Pp. xv, 320. ISBN 9789027254214.
Danjie Su

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Linguistic Field(s): Historical Linguistics

Subject Language(s): Chinese, Mandarin (cmn)
                            Chinese, Min Nan (nan)
                            Chinese, Old (och)
                            Chinese, Wu (wuu)
                            Chinese, Yue (yue)
                            English (eng)

Language Family(ies): Formosan

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