Humanities

Jenny Yuan-Chen YANG

Research Interests: pragmatics, semantics and syntax of Mandarin Chinese

 Jenny Yuan-Chen YANG

Dr. Yang received her doctoral degree in linguistics from Yale University. She has previously taught as a Teaching Fellow in both the Department of East Asian Languages and Literatures and the Department of Linguistics at Yale. Dr. Yang’s current research focuses on the pragmatics, semantics and syntax of Mandarin Chinese and the Min dialect. Her research interests also include Chinese sociolinguistics and teaching Chinese as a foreign language.

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