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              Corpus-Based Contrastive Studies of English and Chinese
               

              Corpus-Based Contrastive Studies of English and Chinese (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By McEnery, Tony; Xiao, Richard

              • RRP: $111.00
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              This volume represents the first book-length corpus-based contrastive studies of major grammatical categories in English and Chinese, two most important yet distinctly different world languages in the 21st century, on the basis of large matching corpora of authentic spoken and wr...itten data in the two languages.
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              ISBN 9781138809758
              Released NZ 3 Jul 2014
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Routledge Advances in Corpus Linguistics
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              A Frequency Dictionary of Mandarin Chinese: Core Vocabulary for Learners
                

              A Frequency Dictionary of Mandarin Chinese: Core Vocabulary for Learners (Paperback)

              By Xiao, Richard; Rayson, Paul; McEnery, Tony

              • RRP: $82.99
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              A tool for various learners of Mandarin Chinese that provides a list of the 5,000 words and the 2,000 Chinese characters commonly used in the language. Based on a 50-million-word corpus composed of spoken, fiction, non-fiction and news texts in use, it also provides the user with... a frequency-based list, and alphabetical and part-of-speech indexes.
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              ISBN 9780415455862
              Released NZ 27 Feb 2009
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 14+ years
              Series Routledge Frequency Dictionaries
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              A Frequency Dictionary of Mandarin Chinese: Core Vocabulary for Learners
               

              A Frequency Dictionary of Mandarin Chinese: Core Vocabulary for Learners (Hardback)

              By Xiao, Richard; Rayson, Paul; McEnery, Tony

              • RRP: $282.00
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              First Published in 2009. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

              ISBN 9781138129795
              Released NZ 29 Sep 2015
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Routledge Frequency Dictionaries
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              Corpus-Based Contrastive Studies of English and Chinese
               

              Corpus-Based Contrastive Studies of English and Chinese (Hardback)

              By McEnery, Tony; Xiao, Richard

              • RRP: $306.00
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              This volume represents the first book-length corpus-based contrastive studies of major grammatical categories in English and Chinese, two most important yet distinctly different world languages in the 21st century, on the basis of large matching corpora of authentic spoken and wr...itten data in the two languages.
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              ISBN 9780415992459
              Released NZ 8 Jun 2010
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Routledge Advances in Corpus Linguistics
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              Corpus-Based Language Studies: An Advanced Resource Book
               

              Corpus-Based Language Studies: An Advanced Resource Book (Hardback)

              By McEnery, Anthony; Xiao, Richard; Tono, Yukio

              • RRP: $282.00
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              The only textbook to adopt a 'how to' approach with exercises and cases, it covers all the major theoretical approaches to the use of corpus data and affords students and researchers alike readings from eminent figures in the discipline.

              ISBN 9780415286220
              Released NZ 21 Dec 2005
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Routledge Applied Linguistics
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              Corpus-Based Language Studies: An Advanced Resource Book
               

              Corpus-Based Language Studies: An Advanced Resource Book (Paperback, New edition)

              By McEnery, Anthony; Xiao, Richard; Tono, Yukio

              • RRP: $86.99
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              The only textbook to adopt a 'how to' approach with exercises and cases, it covers all the major theoretical approaches to the use of corpus data and affords students and researchers alike readings from eminent figures in the discipline.

              ISBN 9780415286237
              Released NZ 22 Dec 2005
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Routledge Applied Linguistics
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              Corpus-Based Studies of Translational Chinese in English-Chinese Translation
               

              Corpus-Based Studies of Translational Chinese in English-Chinese Translation (Paperback, Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 2015)

              By Xiao, Richard; Hu, Xianyao

              • RRP: $249.99
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              This book provides a corpus of translational Chinese which, with a comparable native Chinese corpus, offers a basis for a comprehensive account of the macro-statistic, lexical and grammatical features of translational Chinese in English-to-Chinese translation.

              ISBN 9783662516928
              Released NZ 18 Oct 2016
              Publisher Springer Publishing Company
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series New Frontiers in Translation Studies
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              A Frequency Dictionary of Mandarin Chinese: Core Vocabulary for Learners
               

              A Frequency Dictionary of Mandarin Chinese: Core Vocabulary for Learners (CD-Rom)

              By Xiao, Richard; Rayson, Paul; McEnery, Tony

              • RRP: $285.00
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              A Frequency Dictionary of Mandarin Chinese is an invaluable tool for all learners of Mandarin Chinese, providing a list of the 5,000 words and the 2,000 Chinese characters most commonly used in the language. Based on a 50-million-word corpus composed of spoken, fiction, non-ficti...on and news texts in current use, the dictionary provides the user with a detailed frequency-based list, as well as alphabetical and part-of-speech indexes. All entries in the frequency list feature the English equivalent and a sample sentence with English translation. The dictionary also contains thirty thematically organised lists of frequently used words on a variety of topics such as food, weather, travel and time expressions. A Frequency Dictionary of Mandarin Chinese enables students of all levels to maximise their study of Mandarin vocabulary in an efficient and engaging way. It is also an excellent resource for teachers of the language This CD version is designed for use by corpus and computational linguists in a format that researchers can process and turn into suitable lists for their own research work. Richard Xiao is Senior Lecturer and Programme Leader in Chinese Studies at Edge Hill University. Paul Rayson is Director of the University Centre for Computer Corpus Research on Language and a teaching fellow at Lancaster University. Tony McEnery is Professor of English Language and Linguistics at Lancaster University.
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              ISBN 9780415601061
              Released NZ 23 Feb 2011
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Routledge Frequency Dictionaries
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