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ERIC Number: EJ183612
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1978
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Taiwanese Morphemes in Search of Chinese Characters
Cheng, Robert
Journal of Chinese Linguistics, 6, 2, 306-13, Jun 78
In Taiwanese, approximately 5 percent of the morphemes--many of them high-frequency function words--have no appropriate, established Chinese characters to represent them. This article concerns the way in which new characters are invented or existing characters are adopted to represent Taiwanese morphemes. (Author/KM)
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