A Study of The Morpheme Meaning Variation of Word-formation Based on the New Abbreviations in Contemporary Chinese
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- Abbreviations; Word morphemes; Variation
Driven by the economy principle of language, a large number of new abbreviated words have emerged in Contemporary Chinese. With the high frequency of new abbreviations, morpheme meaning of abbreviations produce various variation phenomenon. The morpheme variations mainly increase some new morphemes and the new meaning of morpheme for the original morphemes in Chinese system. The morphemes of abbreviations have strong dependence on the corresponding original phrases, and some morpheme meanings of abbreviated words are multidimensional and temporary. This paper clarifies the morphemes meaning relations of shortened words. It has important reference value for Chinese language teaching and compilation of Chinese dictionaries.
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TY - CONF AU - Qi Cao AU - Yuanyuan Ma PY - 2018/12 DA - 2018/12 TI - A Study of The Morpheme Meaning Variation of Word-formation Based on the New Abbreviations in Contemporary Chinese BT - Proceedings of the 2018 8th International Conference on Management, Education and Information (MEICI 2018) PB - Atlantis Press SP - 692 EP - 695 SN - 1951-6851 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/meici-18.2018.136 DO - 10.2991/meici-18.2018.136 ID - Cao2018/12 ER -