List of John Benjamins publications for which Chen Jiajun plays a role.
Systemic change and interactional motivation: The development of the Chinese sentence-final particle bucheng. Journal of Historical Pragmatics 22:1, pp. 69–952021.
The paper focusses on the language-internal and -external motivations for the development of Chinese sentence-final particle bucheng. This particle, from an initial state as a negative verb string, developed into a sentence-final particle through intermediate adverbial stages, and was recruited to… read more | Article