On the Motivation of Language and Expression in the Chinese language
Available Online August 2016.
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- language symbols ;Motivation; Iconicity; Chinese language
- The language symbols can be proved and has the very strong motivation that is both direct or indirect . Iconicity is the most important form of Motivation, it is the simulation relation of the language structure and cognitive structure, or is the relationship between language forms and features of the objective world. it can also be a link between the source words and new words. The image of Iconicity is the psychological image, but not is the object image. The Chinese language has the very strong motivation, the motivation can be detected four aspects of language. such as phonetic, characters , grammar. Syntactic iconicity is the most obvious.
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TY - CONF AU - Shou-Yan Miao PY - 2016/08 DA - 2016/08 TI - On the Motivation of Language and Expression in the Chinese language PB - Atlantis Press SP - 1034 EP - 1037 SN - 1951-6851 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/icassr-15.2016.281 DO - https://doi.org/10.2991/icassr-15.2016.281 ID - Miao2016/08 ER -