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Typgoca interaction in the qinghai lingistic complex

  title={Typgoca interaction in the qinghai lingistic complex},
  author={Juha Antero Janhunen},

Typological variation across Mandarin dialects: An areal perspective with a quantitative approach

Abstract This study explores the range and diversity of the typological features of Mandarin, the largest dialect group within the Sinitic branch of the Sino-Tibetan family. Feeding the typological

On the reflexive-possessive markers in the Dongxiang language

Dongxiang is a language mainly spoken in the Autonomous District of southwest Gansu Province, People’s Republic of China. The Dongxiang nationality (東鄉族), as they are officially called, represents

Northwest Mandarin, Standard Chinese, and Tibetan elements in Wutun lexicon

Wutun is a distinct form of Northwest Mandarin spoken by approximately 4000 people in a rural area called Seng ge gshong (‘the valley of the lion’) in the Wutun language, or Wutun 五屯 in Standard

The structure of Num+CL in the Zhōutún dialect

Abstract The structure of Num+CL in the Zhōutun dialect can be divided into two kinds: VCP and NCP. The VCP in VCP+V is the adverbial, while the NCP can either precede or follow the N it modifies. In

Tibetan as a “model language” in the Amdo Sprachbund: evidence from Salar and Wutun

Abstract This paper outlines Tibetan morphosyntactic features transferred into two genetically unrelated and typologically distinct languages, Salar (Turkic) and Wutun (Sinitic), both spoken in the