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ERIC Number: EJ377662
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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Sentential Word Order in Chinese: Towards a Theoretical/Pedagogical Interface.
McGinnis, Scott
Journal of the Chinese Language Teachers Association, v23 n1 p41-56 Feb 1988
Discusses the treatment of Chinese word order in major theoretical works, reference grammars, and textbooks. Guidelines for teachers to give first year students include: 1)predominant Chinese word order is SVO; 2) SOV and OSV word orders are permissible but used for contrastive purposes; and 3) only certain forms are permissible for SOV and OSV. (Author/LMO)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
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Language: English
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