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Passive constructions in English and Chinese: A corpus-based contrastive study .

McEnery, A. M. and Xiao, R. Z. (2005) Passive constructions in English and Chinese: A corpus-based contrastive study . Proceedings from the Corpus Linguistics Conference Series, 1 (1). ISSN 1747-9398

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    Abstract

    This paper explores passive constructions in English and Chinese on the basis of written and spoken corpora of English and Chinese from a contrastive perspective.

    Item Type: Article
    Journal or Publication Title: Proceedings from the Corpus Linguistics Conference Series
    Uncontrolled Keywords: passives ; corpus ; contrastive ; English ; Chinese
    Subjects: P Language and Literature > P Philology. Linguistics
    Departments: Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences > Linguistics & English Language
    ID Code: 63
    Deposited By: Dr Richard Xiao
    Deposited On: 17 Jun 2005
    Refereed?: Yes
    Published?: Published
    Last Modified: 08 Aug 2012 12:04
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    URI: http://eprints.lancs.ac.uk/id/eprint/63

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