List of John Benjamins publications for which Shan Wang plays a role.
Who predicted what? A comparative study of two newspapers in the Chinese Mainland and Taiwan. Lexical semantics towards the big-data era, Liu, Meichun and Chunyu Kit (eds.), pp. 136–1592023.
The Chinese language is a common language of Chinese people all over the world. The study of it is not only the basis for a comprehensive understanding of its situation, but also a window to explore the development of the Chinese society. Based on two newspapers of the Chinese mainland and… read more | Article
基于华语流行歌曲的词汇附带习得研究 [A study of incidental vocabulary acquisition based on Chinese popular songs]. Chinese as a Second Language (漢語教學研究—美國中文教師學會學報) 57:1, pp. 21–572022.
听华语歌曲是汉语学习者在课外接触词汇的主要途径之一。已有对华语歌曲的研究大多是选择个别歌曲进行课堂教学设计，缺少对听歌习得词汇的系统考察。本文首次创建大规模“华语流行歌曲语料库”，包括“华语歌曲语料库”(957874个汉字、679278个中文词例)和“华语热门歌曲语料库”(37911个汉字、26943个中文词例)。在此基础上，统计三大词表对语料库中歌曲的词汇覆盖率、语料库中大纲词汇等级分布、大纲词的频次、超纲词的数量、达到不同理解阈值所需的词汇量等，分析掌握常用词对学习者认识歌词的影响、听歌常接触的大纲词等级、大纲词的复现是否有助于词汇习得、歌曲中的超纲词是否有学习价值、 read more | Article
The semantic type system of event nouns: A case study on huìyì ‘conference; meeting’. Increased Empiricism: Recent advances in Chinese Linguistics, Jing-Schmidt, Zhuo (ed.), pp. 205–2222013.
An event noun is a special type of noun that lexically encodes eventive information. This paper examines a typical non-derived Mandarin Chinese noun, huìyì ‘conference; meeting’. It first establishes that huìyì is an event noun through distributional evidences. Then, it explores the semantic type… read more | Article