Daming Xu

List of John Benjamins publications for which Daming Xu plays a role.

Articles

Zhang, Jingwei, Yanyong Zhang and Daming Xu 2019 A variationist approach to tone categorization in CantoneseChinese Language and Discourse 10:1, pp. 1–16 | Article
This study examines tone mergers in Hong Kong Cantonese from the perspective of variationist sociolinguistics. It approaches the issue of whether Cantonese has six or nine tones by focusing on two ongoing tone mergers: (1) the merger of yin qu T3 and yang qu T6, and (2) the merger of lower yin ru… read more
Much research has been done addressing the issue of language and dialect and has attracted much interest in the Sinophone world. In this paper, the issue is approached from the perspective of Speech Community Theory (SCT) with discussion of the identification of Chinese varieties. There are mainly… read more
One of the central issues in the theory of speech community is whether speech community is a naturally-existing entity or a research construct without any restricted empirical basis. The issue is attacked here by way of a language survey. The survey was on language-choice behavior in public… read more
SUMMARY Using a sociolinguistic methodology the paper investigates the phonetic variation of Mandarin nasal deletion. The results of the analysis show that this variation is constrained by certain phonological, stylistic, social, and lexical factors. The lexical constraint points to the presence of… read more
Koerner, E.F.K. † and Daming Xu 1991 Publications received / Ouvrages reçus / Eingegangene schriftenHistoriographia Linguistica 18:2/3, pp. 425–458 | Publications received
Koerner, E.F.K. †, Daming Xu and Hans-Josef Niederehe 1991 Publications received / Ouvrages reçus / Eingegangene schriftenHistoriographia Linguistica 18:1, pp. 255–268 | Publications received
Koerner, E.F.K. †, Daming Xu and Hans-Josef Niederehe 1990 Publications received / Ouvrages reçus / Eingegangene schriftenHistoriographia Linguistica 17:3, pp. 441–478 | Publications received