Yanyu Guo

List of John Benjamins publications for which Yanyu Guo plays a role.


Acquisition of Chinese: Bilingualism and Multilingualism

Edited by Boping Yuan and Yanyu Guo

Special issue of Journal of Second Language Studies 3:2 (2020) v, 162 pp.
Subjects Applied linguistics | Language acquisition | Language policy | Language teaching | Multilingualism


Aiming to shed new light on the discussion on transfer at initial stages of third language (L3) acquisition and development at later stages, this article reports on an empirical study of L3 acquisition of Mandarin temporal-aspectual sentence-final particles (SFPs) le, ne and láizhe by English… read more | Article
This study investigates transfer effects and later development in English-Cantonese bilinguals’ L3 Mandarin grammar. Three types of Mandarin sentence-final particle clusters are involved as the target structures. The results show that L3 learners with the knowledge of Cantonese behave in a less… read more | Article