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Problems in Comparative Chinese Dialectology

The Classification of Miin and Hakka (Trends in Linguistics. Studies and Monographs, 123) (Trends in Linguistics. Studies and Monographs, 123)

by David Prager Branner

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Published by Mouton de Gruyter .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dialectology,
  • Fujian Sheng,
  • Dialects,
  • Foreign Language Study,
  • Foreign Language - Dictionaries / Phrase Books,
  • Chinese,
  • Language,
  • Hakka dialects,
  • Chinese language,
  • China

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages477
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9017207M
    ISBN 103110158310
    ISBN 109783110158311

    The Handbook of Dialectology provides an authoritative, up-to-date and unusually broad account of the study of dialect, in one chapter reviews essential research, and offers a critical discussion of the past, present and future development of the area. The volume is based on state-of-the-art research in dialectology around the world, providing the most current work available with. Wu dialect synonyms, Wu dialect pronunciation, Wu dialect translation, English dictionary definition of Wu dialect. Wu dialect - a dialect of Chinese spoken in the Yangtze delta. Problems in Comparative Dialectology: The Classification of Miin and Hakka. However, the negative perfective uses a form more closely comparable to Wu dialect.

    The discussions in this book raise new issues on dialect research which have not yet been fully acknowledged by Chinese dialectologists. The author shows, for example, how the earlier layers of grammar may be reconstructed on the basis of modern data, and how the path of grammaticalization of functional words may be : Wu, Yunji. Our faculty specialize in such research areas as Classical Chinese literature and literary history, philology and textual criticism, origin of the Chinese script, modern and pre-modern vernacular literature, historical linguistics, and Chinese dialectology.

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Problems in comparative Chinese dialectology: the classification of Miin and Hakka. [David Prager Branner] -- This book discusses the methodology of systematic Chinese Dialect classification, with particular attention to the conservative Miin and Hakka groups spoken in southern China.

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This book discusses the methodology of systematic Chinese Dialect classification, with particular attention to the conservative Miin and Hakka groups spoken in southern China.

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