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A Lexical Semantic Study of Chinese Opposites
Springer Singapore (2017)
US$99.00

This book studies Chinese opposites. It uses a large corpus (GigaWord) to trace the behavior of...

Chinese Middle Constructions: Lexical Middle Formation

Chinese Middle Constructions

Lexical Middle Formation

Springer Singapore (2017)
US$109.00

This book defines Chinese middle constructions as generic constructions, with their highest...

Varieties of Alternatives: Focus Particles and wh-Expressions in Mandarin

Varieties of Alternatives

Focus Particles and wh-Expressions in Mandarin

Springer Singapore (2017)
US$99.00

This book concerns two focus particles (jiu, dou) and wh-expressions (shenme = ‘what’, na geren =...

The Nature of Variation in Tone Sandhi Patterns of Shanghai and Wuxi Wu
Springer Singapore (2017)
US$109.00

This book conducts a thorough investigation of the variation in tone sandhi patterns of Shanghai and...

New Perspectives on Aspect and Modality in Chinese Historical Linguistics
Springer Singapore (2018)
US$109.00

This book presents new perspectives on the study of Aspect and Modality in Chinese Historical...

The Diachrony of Tone Sandhi: Evidence from Southern Min Chinese

The Diachrony of Tone Sandhi

Evidence from Southern Min Chinese

Springer Singapore (2018)
US$99.00

This book investigates the diachronic change of the tone sandhi of Southern Min Chinese, which is...

Substantive Bias and Natural Classes: An Empirical Approach
Springer Singapore (2019)
US$99.00

This book offers a laboratory phonological analysis of the sonority hierarchy and natural classes in...

From Minimal Contrast to Meaning Construct: Corpus-based, Near Synonym Driven Approaches to Chinese Lexical Semantics

From Minimal Contrast to Meaning Construct

Corpus-based, Near Synonym Driven Approaches to Chinese Lexical Semantics

Springer Singapore (2019)
US$149.00

This book offers new perspectives on the study of Chinese lexical semantics, as well as discourse...

Embodied Conceptualization or Neural Realization: A Corpus-Driven Study of Mandarin Synaesthetic Adjectives

Embodied Conceptualization or Neural Realization

A Corpus-Driven Study of Mandarin Synaesthetic Adjectives

Springer Singapore (2019)
US$109.00

This book focuses on linguistic synaesthesia in a hitherto less-studied language – Mandarin Chinese...