Wu Dialect Report
General InfoDates: 11/16 and 11/21. Location: Van Hise Room 494. Speakers: Yang, Bei and Li Li.
General Notes: Wu dialect of Shanghai has a 5-tone system so the differences are subtler
and many more glottal stops than standard.
Introduction to Chinese Linguistics
Directions: Please type the answers in MSWord file. The format is font size 12 and 1.5 line
space. Then print it out and turn it in on September 26.
1. List four language families in China, and write o
Neutral Tone Experiment
Tuesday, October 18, 2011
Lab Objective: To observe the pitch values of T0 depending on the preceding tone, and
make note of the distinguishing features of T0.
Procedure Summary: Using the Praat software program we listened to reco
Due on Nov. 16, 2011
EA 431 Assignment 3
How many major dialects in modern Chinese according to Hanyu Fangyan Gaiyao [An
outline of the Chinese dialects] (1961) and Language Atlas of China (1989)?
According to Hanyu Fangyan