ERIC Number: EJ448725
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: 0
I Will Speak, Therefore, of a Graph: A Chinese Metalanguage.
Allen, Joseph R.
Language in Society, v21 n2 p189-206 Jun 1992
Describes the acquisition and use of a Chinese metalanguage with which ambiguous spoken words are graphically contextualized. The metalanguage is composed of strategies that range from the actual writing of the Chinese graph (character) to those where the graph is accommodated in a verbal presentation. (12 references) (JL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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