Chinese Language and Discourse

Online-First Articles

The following articles have been published online-first, and have not yet been published in an issue.

1 July 2022

负面情感立场标记 [Linguistic expressions of negative stances]: 湖南吉首方言句中小品词“呔”的会话分析 [A conversation analysis of utterance-middle pragmatic particle dai in Jishou dialect (Hunan Province, China)]
Feng Liu, Jing-yu Zhang and Jian-yu Zeng | 16 pp.

30 June 2022

近義詞的詞彙語義互補性 [The complementary lexical semantics of adverb synonyms]: 以相異面向之四組副詞為例 [The case of four Pairs of distinct adverbs]
Liching Livy Chiu | 33 pp.

27 June 2022

What more can empirical contextual data tell about the real usage of words and collocations? A case study of the qià () cluster with Chinese Gigaword data
Chunyu Kit, Ying Lu and Meichun Liu | 50 pp.

16 June 2022

Automatic construction of a dictionary of variant forms of Chinese characters
Xiaodong Shi | 16 pp.

9 June 2022

The Multifunctionality of Mandarin Diào  : A cross-linguistic perspective
Gaowa Jing and Meichun Liu | 32 pp.
Who Predicted What? A Comparative Study of Two Newspapers in the Chinese Mainland and Taiwan
Shan Wang and Lei Tang | 24 pp.

7 June 2022

陈述句的语篇角色 [Discourse roles of declaratives]: 开启者、传信者、争端源提供者和终结者 [Opener, messenger, supplier of dispute source, and terminator]
Wang Zhenhua and Zhang Chunhui | 15 pp.

2 June 2022

A study on the semantic change of the Chinese negative adverb Bùshèn (不甚)
Xiao Han and Fangqiong Zhan | 17 pp.

31 May 2022

Meaning construal and meaning conventionalization of Chinese [X+body part] metonymic compounds from the perspective of cognitive pragmatics
Qi Li | 21 pp.

8 March 2022

Language and identity: A report on a Cambodian Chinese village
Dana Scott Bourgerie | 20 pp.

24 January 2022

Mandarin chī ‘eat’ sentences in elicitation and corpus data
John Newman and Dan Zhao | 33 pp.

30 November 2021

Reconsidering the shi…(de) construction in spoken Mandarin
Angela Cook | 23 pp.

29 October 2021

The [ yǒu + vp] construction in Singapore Mandarin: Ambiguity and semantic continuity
Ming Chew Teo | 27 pp.

14 September 2021

Phonetic fusion in Chinese conversational speech
Shu-Chuan Tseng | 26 pp.

10 September 2021

Who is to Blame? A discourse analytic comparison of the news reports on the killing of George Floyd in Mainland China and Taiwan
Chenyang Lin | 29 pp.

11 June 2021

Factuality lens: Choosing the unmarked passive construction in Chinese conversation
Danjie Su | 33 pp.

1 April 2021

Translanguaging or code-switching? Reassessing mixing of English in Hong Kong Cantonese
Brian Hok-Shing Chan | 30 pp.