LINGUIST List 31.2035

Fri Jun 19 2020

TOC: Chinese Language and Discourse 11 / 1 (2020)

Editor for this issue: Sarah Robinson <>

Date: 19-Jun-2020
From: Karin Plijnaar <>
Subject: Chinese Language and Discourse Vol. 11, No. 1 (2020)
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Publisher: John Benjamins

Journal Title: Chinese Language and Discourse
Volume Number: 11
Issue Number: 1
Issue Date: 2020

Main Text:

2020. iv, 168 pp.

Table of Contents


Ten years on: Looking back, looking forward. Editors’ message on the occasion of the 10th anniversary of CLD
pp. 1–4


Social class, language attitudes, and language use: A case study of Chinese university students
Binmei Liu
pp. 5–30

Little cutie one piece: An innovative human classifier and its social indexicality in Chinese digital culture
Heidi H. Shi and Zhuo Jing-Schmidt
pp. 31–54

Usage, media, and grammaticalization: The rhetorical question ‘bu35shi51…ma’ in Mandarin Chinese
Liang Tao
pp. 55–83

Non-canonical passives in Chinese: A mental space account
Zhang Yi
pp. 84–106

The principle of proportionality: Consequentiality and promises in Mandarin conversation
Yan Zhou
pp. 107–133

Review Article:

New research on the adoption and transformation of Chinese writing
Norbert Francis
pp. 134–145


Zhu Chungeng. (2019). Chinese aspectual particle le: A comprehensive guide
Reviewed by Yong-Kang Khoo
pp. 146–149

Fang Mei [方梅]. (2018). 浮现语法:基于汉语口语和书面语的研究 [Emergent grammar: Studies based on spoken and written Chinese]
Reviewed by Zuoyan Song
pp. 150–155

Chuanren Ke (ed.). (2018). The Routledge Handbook of Chinese second language acquisition
Reviewed by Hsiao-Hsuan Hung
pp. 156–163

Jingxia Lin. (2019). Encoding motion events in Mandarin Chinese
Reviewed by Yi Wang
pp. 164–168

Linguistic Field(s): Discourse Analysis

Language Family(ies): Sino-Tibetan

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