LINGUIST List 30.1789

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TOC: Language and Linguistics | 語言暨語言學 20 / 2 (2019)

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Date: 15-Apr-2019
From: Karin Plijnaar <>
Subject: Language and Linguistics | 語言暨語言學 Vol. 20, No. 2 (2019)
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Publisher: John Benjamins

Journal Title: Language and Linguistics | 語言暨語言學
Volume Number: 20
Issue Number: 2
Issue Date: 2019

Subtitle: Special Issue: The interface of semantics & etymology, morpho-syntax, and pragmatics in Chinese

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2019. x, 151 pp.

Table of Contents

Preface: Introduction to the IACL23 special issue “The interface of semantics & etymology, morpho-syntax, and pragmatics in Chinese” vii–x


韓漢同源說的問題與韓漢語言關係 [The problem of the affinity between Korean and Chinese and the relation of the two languages]
Ik-sang Eom 131–147

Scalarity, degree reading and maximality in a Mandarin numeral construction
Dawei Jin and Jun Chen 148–179

From caused-motion to spatial configuration: Placement verbs in Mandarin
Meichun Liu and Juiching Chang 180–224

The effect of morphological structure on semantic transparency ratings
Shichang Wang, Chu-Ren Huang, Yao Yao and Angel Chan 225–255

Degree intensifiers as expressives in Mandarin Chinese
Zhiguo Xie and Qiongpeng Luo 256–281

Linguistic Field(s): Linguistic Theories

Subject Language(s): Chinese, Mandarin (cmn)
                            Chinese, Old (och)
                            Korean (kor)

Language Family(ies): Altaic

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