A Functional Reference Grammar
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|Format: ||Paperback, 720 pages, Revised Edition|
|Other Information: ||illustrations|
|Published In: ||United States, 20 April 1989|
This reference grammar provides, for the first time, a description of the grammar of "Mandarin Chinese", the official spoken language of China and Taiwan, in functional terms, focusing on the role and meanings of word-level and sentence-level structures in actual conversations.
About the Author
Charles N. Li is Professor of Linguistics and Chairperson, Linguistics Department, University of California, Santa Barbara. Sandra A. Thompson is Professor of Linguistics, University of California, Santa Barbara.
"Li and Thompson's book. . . is clearly ordered and convenient to consult."--"Journal of the American Oriental Society
University of California Press|
22.53 x 15.52 x 3.45 centimetres (0.86 kg)|
15+ years |