Encyclopedia of Chinese Language and Linguistics

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Editor-in-Chief: Rint SYBESMA, Leiden University

Associate Editors: Wolfgang BEHR University of Zürich, Yueguo GU Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, Zev HANDEL University of Washington, C.-T. James HUANG Harvard University and James MYERS National Chung Cheng University

The Encyclopedia of Chinese Language and Linguistics offers a systematic and comprehensive overview of the languages of China and the different ways in which they are and have been studied. It provides authoritative treatment of all important aspects of the languages spoken in China, today and in the past, from many different angles, as well as the different linguistic traditions they have been investigated in.

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Va/Wǎ 佤: Austroasiatic Languages | Intonation | Languages and Language Families | Non-Sinitic Languages of Yúnnán and Sìchuān Vachek, Josef. 1909–1996: Prague School Linguistics vague language: Intercultural Pragmatics vagueness: Areal Typology value, systemic functional linguistics: Transitivity System variability in interpretation: Wh-words, Non-interrogative Use of variable: Donkey Anaphora | Empty Categories variation: Chinese as a Heritage Language Variegated Babbling Stage: Acquisition of Tone, L1 Varo, Francisco (1627–1687): Chinese Linguistics in Spai…