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馬來西亞獨中生認知「拿」類手部動作動詞的機制－以「V+N」動賓結構為例 = Malaysian Chinese independent high school students' cognitive understanding of Take "Na" action verbs in Chinese : examples from "V + N" structures
Translation and the British colonial mission : the career of Samuel Turner Fearon and the establishment of Chinese studies at King's college, London
The University of London was the first institution in the United Kingdom to establish a professorship in Chinese. Within a decade of the first half of the nineteenth century, two professorships in Chinese were created at ...
Causal theories of explanation and the challenge of explanatory disagreement
When evaluating the success of causal theories of explanation the focus has typically been on the legitimacy of causal relations and on putative examples of explanations that we cannot capture in causal terms. Here I ...
Working with Written Discourse
(SAGE Publications Ltd, 2014)
Addressing the practicalities of research, and embracing the complexity and variety of written forms of language, this book grounds readers in a broad range of concepts, debates and relevant methods focuses on both ...
Strategies for analyzing tone languages
This paper outlines a method of auditory and acoustic analysis for determining the tonemes of a language starting from scratch, drawing on the author’s experience of recording and analyzing tone languages of north-east ...
Japan's 'strategic diplomacy': leveraging on ASEAN in 2014
The recent ASEAN-Japan Commemorative Summit in Tokyo illustrates Japan’s 2013 ‘Strategic Diplomacy’ towards ASEAN. There are also several challenges to sustaining this momentum in Japan-ASEAN relations as we enter the new year.
Unresolved World War II animosity dampens empathy toward 2011 Japanese earthquake and tsunami
The 2011 Japanese earthquake and tsunami evoked widespread empathy and sympathy. We examine how historical representations of WWII among Chinese and Americans affect their empathy toward the Japanese disaster. In three ...
Special issue on sound art and interactivity in Singapore : SI13 and More
The SI13 NTU/ADM Symposium on Sound and Interactivity in Singapore provided a meeting point for local researchers, artists, scholars and students working creatively with sound and interactivity, as well as the foundation ...
Sound art Singapore : conversation with Pete Kellock, Zul Mahmod and Mark Wong
This text is a “constructed multilogue” oriented around a set of questions about sound art in Singapore. I have lived here since 2007 and felt that a “community report” should aim to probe recent history deeper than what ...
Intonational phonology and prosodic hierarchy in Malay
This paper presents original data in support of a new model of intonational phonology for Malay as spoken in Singapore. Building on the Autosegmental-Metrical approach (Beckman & Pierrehumbert, 1986), we propose ...