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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/308656
Description: Mandarin Chinese wh-pronouns are often analyzed as Negative Polarity Items (NPIs). The present study shows that Chinese wh-pronouns are not uniformly interpreted as NPIs. We focus on the interpretatio ... More
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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/308868
Description: The present study investigated Mandarin-speaking children's acquisition of the polarity sensitive item renhe 'any' in Mandarin Chinese. Like its English counterpart any, renhe can be used as a negativ ... More
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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/324177
Description: In addition to serving as question markers with interrogative force, wh-words such as shenme 'what' in Mandarin Chinese have a noninterrogative meaning. For the noninterrogative meaning, these words h ... More
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Authors: Huang, Aijun
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/269896
Description: This paper offers a semantic analysis of the 'insignificance' reading observed in negative sentences with the wh-pronoun shenme 'what' in Mandarin Chinese. We propose that shenme is a proform of NP mo ... More
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Date: 2013
Subject Keyword: 200400 Linguistics
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/287279
Description: 16 page(s)
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Date: 2009
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1172950
Description: 25 page(s)
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