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Dr. CHOR Winnie Oi Wan

Dr. CHOR Winnie Oi Wan

Programme Director of English & Education Double Degree; Assistant Professor, Department of English Language and Literature

Phone number3411 5033
ORCID number0000-0002-8044-1038



B.A. (HKU), MPhil. (HKU), Ph.D. (SydneyU)

Research area(s):

Cognitive Linguistics; Discourse/Conversation Analysis; Language Change (from a grammaticalization perspective); Functional Approaches to Comparative Grammar; Stance-marking

Teaching area(s):

Discourse Studies; Studying Meaning; Introduction to English Grammar

Taught previously at:

The Open University of Hong Kong

Selected output(s):

Li, Eden and Chor, Winnie (forthcoming). A Systemic Functional Grammar of Cantonese. Routledge.

Yap, Foongha and Chor, Winnie (2019). The grammaticalization of stance markers in Chinese. In Chris Shei (ed.) The Routledge Handbook of Chinese Discourse Analysis, 230-243. Routledge.

Chor, Winnie (2019). Learning Cantonese in the Work Context of Hong Kong: Needs, Practices, and Benefits. In John Wakefield (ed.) Cantonese as a Second Language: Issues, Experiences and Suggestions for Teaching and Learning, Ch.3. Routledge.

Chor, Winnie (2018). Directional Particles in Cantonese: Form, Function and Grammaticalization. John Benjamins.

Chor, Winnie (2018). Sentence final particles as epistemic modulators in Cantonese conversations: a discourse-pragmatic perspective. Journal of Pragmatics, 129.34-47.


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