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Name: Wen-chao  Li (IPA: li wɘn ʈʂɑw)
Institution: San Francisco State University
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Homepage: http://online.sfsu.edu/~wenchao
State and/or Country: CA
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Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics
Historical Linguistics
Phonetics
Phonology
Translation
Subject Language(s): Chinese, Mandarin
Selected Publications: 1999. A DIACHRONICALLY-MOTIVATED SEGMENTAL PHONOLOGY OF MANDARIN CHINESE. New York: Peter Lang.

2004. 'Conflicting Notions of Language Purism'. LANGUAGE AND COMMUNICATION 24(2): 97-133.

2007. “Foreign Names into Native Tongues: How to Transfer Sound Between Languages—Transliteration, Phonological Translation, Nativization, and Implications for translation theory”. Target: International Journal of Translation Studies 19-1: 45-68.
Dissertation Abstract: A Diachronically-Motivated Segmental Phonology of Mandarin Chinese
Reviewer of: Mandarin Compound Verbs (LL Issue 19.2391)



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