The Chinese Lexicon
A Comprehensive Survey
By (author) Po-Ching Yip
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Chinese Lexicon by Po-Ching Yip
Book DescriptionThe Chinese Lexicon is a detailed study of the words and word combinations used in modern Chinese. Yip Po-Ching defines the general properties of a language's lexicon, or vocabulary, prior to a thorough discussion of the organizational features of the Chinese lexicon. Comparisons are made between Chinese and English, highlighting the similarities and differences between the two lexicons. This fascinating work examines the relationships between word and meanings, and demonstrates the ability of language to combine continuity and change. It surpasses the scope of a dictionary and reveals the systematic nature of vocabulary. Features include: * a wealth of language examples * clear comparisons between Chinese and English * Chinese characters and pinyin romanization throughout * a comprehensive index. The Chinese Lexicon surpasses the scope of a dictionary and reveals the systematic nature of vocabulary. It will prove an invaluable resource for all students and teachers of Chinese.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780415429542
(234mm x 156mm x 23mm)
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 5-Jan-2007
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Po-Ching Yip
Chinese, Paperback (April 2006)
First published in 2006. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
Chinese Lexicon, Hardback (June 2000)» View all books by Po-Ching Yip
Presents a study of the words and word combinations used in modern Chinese. This work defines the general properties of a language's lexicon, or vocabulary. It examines the relationships between word and meanings, and demonstrates the ability of language to combine continuity and change. It also reveals the systematic nature of vocabulary.
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