Wow! It has already been one month (to the day) since my Taiwan adventure ended and I came back to Belgium. High time I publish the third installment of my
This is part two in my series that comprises the last 1.5 years of my candidature in linguistics at NTU. The first part, #dissertating, can be found here. This installment
As I’m about to do the final revisions on my dissertation, I have started reminiscing about my PhD trajectory. I envision myself writing a trilogy (or tetralogy) of posts that
The Chinese Ideophone Database
How do Chinese children acquire ideophones and reduplication?
Do radicals in the formal written variation of ideophones play a big role?
MCA helps us to tackle the prototypically structure of the ideophone category in Chinese
With an open source database of ideophones we can address a multitude of issues regarding Chinese ideophones.
From a typological perspective, Chinese meteorological expressions are argument-oriented. However, using a lexical semantic approach, based on corpus data as well as dictionaries and Chinese WordNet, a taxonomical lexical field can be established to …
#Goal The goal for this short update is to use the R package lingtypology (click here for the tutorial), in order to create a map that shows which for which