ERIC Number: EJ635150
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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The Establishment of the Classifier System and the Grammaticalization of the Morphosyntactic Particle "de" in Chinese.
Shi, Yuzhi; Li, Charles N.
Language Sciences, v24 n1 p1-15 Jan 2002
Analyzes the causal relationship between the establishment of the classifier system and the grammaticalization of the morphosyntactic particle "de" in the history of Chinese. Argues that grammaticalization is subject to influence of the overall structural change of a language in a particular period of time. (Author/VWL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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