Title — Assistant Professor of Chinese Language and Linguistics
E-mail — firstname.lastname@example.org
Areas of Expertise —
Semantics, Syntax, Chinese Linguistics
1. Semantico-Phonological Interface of Chinese Questions.
2. Micro historical study of a national language in the process of nation building in modern China.
Ph.D. in Linguistics, Cornell University (2009)
For more information, please visit Hongyuan Dong's personal website here.
2014 A History of the Chinese Language, Routledge, New York, NY and Abingdon, UK.
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2009 Issues in the Semantics of Mandarin Questions, Ph.D. Dissertation, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY. [download pdf ]
Journal Articles and Conference Proceedings
2007 The Semantics of Wh-Questions with the verbal "how" in Mandarin, in Proceedings of the Sixteenth Amsterdam Colloquium, edited by Maria Aloni, Paul Dekker, and Floris Roelofsen. Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
2004 The Intrasentential Co-reference Rules of 3rd Person Pronoun "ta" in Chinese (with Yang Shen). Zhongguo Yuwen 2004:1 pp16-29, Beijing, China.
Introduction to Chinese Linguistics I (The structure of Chinese)
Introduction to Chinese Linguistics II (History of Chinese and Dialectology)