skip to content
Foreign-inspired Chinese terms : a cognitive semantic approach Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Foreign-inspired Chinese terms : a cognitive semantic approach

Author: Suogui Li
Publisher: Lewiston, N.Y. : Edwin Mellen Press, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
This book aims to classify the word production of foreign-inspired Chinese terms (FICT), within the language system of modern Chinese according to principles of cognitive semantics. FICT refers to a group of vocabulary items in Chinese that are formed and motivated by foreign entities or concepts. These words are designated by some foreign words, but no established foreign elements are in fact transferred from the  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Li, Suogui.
Foreign-Inspired Chinese Terms : A Cognitive Semantic Approach.
Lewiston : Edwin Mellen Press, ©2011
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Suogui Li
ISBN: 9780773411043 0773411046
OCLC Number: 794328919
Description: 1 online resource (250 pages)
Contents: Chapter 1. Introduction --
Chapter 2. Review of revelant literature --
Chapter 3. Theoretical basis and methodology --
Chapter 4. Categorization of Chinese borrowings --
Chapter 5. Motivation and semantic model of foreign-inspired Chinese terms --
Chapter 6. Sensory perceptual production --
Chapter 7. Metaphorical production --
Chapter 8. Conclusion --
Bibliography --
Appendix --
Index.
Responsibility: Suogui Li ; with a foreword by Leonard E. Doucette.

Abstract:

This book aims to classify the word production of foreign-inspired Chinese terms (FICT), within the language system of modern Chinese according to principles of cognitive semantics. FICT refers to a group of vocabulary items in Chinese that are formed and motivated by foreign entities or concepts. These words are designated by some foreign words, but no established foreign elements are in fact transferred from the donor language. Cognitive semantics, the approach adopted by this book, is the study of the mind and its relationship with embodied experience and culture. The book establishes a gro.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/794328919> # Foreign-inspired Chinese terms : a cognitive semantic approach
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book, schema:MediaObject ;
   library:oclcnum "794328919" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1116436010#Place/lewiston_n_y> ; # Lewiston, N.Y.
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/495.124/e23/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1116436010#Topic/foreign_language_study_chinese> ; # FOREIGN LANGUAGE STUDY--Chinese
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1116436010#Topic/chinese_language_foreign_elements> ; # Chinese language--Foreign elements
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/857432> ; # Chinese language--Foreign elements
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1116436010#Topic/chinese_language_foreign_words_and_phrases> ; # Chinese language--Foreign words and phrases
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/857434> ; # Chinese language--Foreign words and phrases
   schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
   schema:copyrightYear "2012" ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/220452247> ; # Suogui Li
   schema:datePublished "2012" ;
   schema:description "Chapter 1. Introduction -- Chapter 2. Review of revelant literature -- Chapter 3. Theoretical basis and methodology -- Chapter 4. Categorization of Chinese borrowings -- Chapter 5. Motivation and semantic model of foreign-inspired Chinese terms -- Chapter 6. Sensory perceptual production -- Chapter 7. Metaphorical production -- Chapter 8. Conclusion -- Bibliography -- Appendix -- Index."@en ;
   schema:description "This book aims to classify the word production of foreign-inspired Chinese terms (FICT), within the language system of modern Chinese according to principles of cognitive semantics. FICT refers to a group of vocabulary items in Chinese that are formed and motivated by foreign entities or concepts. These words are designated by some foreign words, but no established foreign elements are in fact transferred from the donor language. Cognitive semantics, the approach adopted by this book, is the study of the mind and its relationship with embodied experience and culture. The book establishes a gro."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1116436010> ;
   schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1116436010#CreativeWork/foreign_inspired_chinese_terms_a_cognitive_semantic_approach> ;
   schema:name "Foreign-inspired Chinese terms : a cognitive semantic approach"@en ;
   schema:productID "794328919" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/794328919#PublicationEvent/lewiston_n_y_edwin_mellen_press_2012> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1116436010#Agent/edwin_mellen_press> ; # Edwin Mellen Press
   schema:url <http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=457114> ;
   schema:url <http://public.ebookcentral.proquest.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=922467> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780773411043> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/794328919> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1116436010#Agent/edwin_mellen_press> # Edwin Mellen Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Edwin Mellen Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1116436010#Topic/chinese_language_foreign_words_and_phrases> # Chinese language--Foreign words and phrases
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85024301> ;
   schema:name "Chinese language--Foreign words and phrases"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1116436010#Topic/foreign_language_study_chinese> # FOREIGN LANGUAGE STUDY--Chinese
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "FOREIGN LANGUAGE STUDY--Chinese"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/857432> # Chinese language--Foreign elements
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Chinese language--Foreign elements"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/857434> # Chinese language--Foreign words and phrases
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Chinese language--Foreign words and phrases"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/220452247> # Suogui Li
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Li" ;
   schema:givenName "Suogui" ;
   schema:name "Suogui Li" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1116436010#CreativeWork/foreign_inspired_chinese_terms_a_cognitive_semantic_approach>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   rdfs:label "Foreign-Inspired Chinese Terms : A Cognitive Semantic Approach." ;
   schema:description "Print version:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/794328919> ; # Foreign-inspired Chinese terms : a cognitive semantic approach
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780773411043>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0773411046" ;
   schema:isbn "9780773411043" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.