The Chinese serial verb construction proper
University of Calgary
Although serial verb constructions (SVCs) in Chinese have been the subject of a number of studies. serial verb constructions proper (SVCPs) have rarely been investigated by Chinese linguists. It is these Chinese SVCPs which have the sequence of NP V NP V (NP), that is the concern of this thesis.
Linguistics, Chinese language, Syntax, Grammar, Comparative and general--Verb
Liu, C. X. (1991). The Chinese serial verb construction proper. Calgary Working Papers in Linguistics, 14(Fall), 85-150.