Journals Higher Education



Published: 07 February 2002

432 Pages | 6 line illus

ISBN: 9780198299776

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Sinitic Grammar

Synchronic and Diachronic Perspectives

Edited by Hilary Chappell

  • First major work in English on Chinese dialectology and Sinitic languages
  • Cutting-edge analyses on the grammar of little-explored Chinese languages
  • Comprehensive introduction provides up-to-date overview of the history and geographical distribution of the 10 major Chinese dialect groups
  • Includes new dialect map of China
  • Chinese language examples presented in both character and romanized forms