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語文及通識教育學院

教學人員

TEACHING AREAS

  • Chinese Language
  • Cantonese Linguistics

QUALIFICATIONS

2009 BEd in Chinese Education, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
2009 BA in Chinese Language and Literature, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
2011 MA in Linguistics, University College London
2018

PhD in Chinese Language and Literature, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

EMPLOYMENT

2012-2014 Assistant Instructor, Lingnan Institute of Further Education
2018-Present Teaching Fellow, School of General Education and Languages, 
​Technological and Higher Education Institute of Hong Kong

AWARDS

2017

2nd prize of Young Scholars Award, The 9th International Conference on Contemporary Chinese Grammar

2017 Young Scholar Award for Prosodic Grammar, The 4th International Conference on Chinese Prosodic Grammar

RESEARCH INTERESTS

  • Syntax  (語法學)
  • Phonology   (音韻學)
  • Interfaces (介面研究)
  • Prosodic Syntax (韻律語法)
  • Cantonese Linguistics (粵語語言學)

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

  • Publications

  • TONG, Man Shan. 2018.  韻律制約的被動句複指代詞 [Prosodically Constrained Resumptives in Long Passives]. In Studies in Prosodic Grammar, vol.2, no. 2, 2017 (May 2018), pg. 52-80.
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    Conference Presentations

  • TONG, Man Shan. 2014.  The Disturbance in Language Acquisition and the Vanishing of [V而(ER)V] Coordinate Verb Phrase. Paper presented at the Annual Research Forum of the Linguistic Society of Hong Kong, December 6, 2014.
  • TONG, Man Shan. 2015.  焦點的實現-「輕重對」與「韻律(重組)短語:一個有關香港粵語與格結構的研究 [Realization of Focus Based on the Relation of Relative Prominence and Prosodic (Re-)Phrasing: A case-study of Hong Kong Cantonese Dative Construction]. Paper presented at the 2nd International Conference on Chinese Prosodic Grammar, Chinese University of Hong Kong, November 6-8, 2015.
  • TONG, Man Shan. 2016.  以香港粵語探討介詞性質對核心重音指派的影響 [The influence of the Properties of HK Cantonese Prepositions imposed on the Assignment of Nuclear Stress]. Paper presented at the Discussions on Current Issues of Prosodic Syntax, organized by The CUHK-BLCU Joint Research Centre for Chinese Linguistics and Applied Linguistics, held at The Chinese University of Hong Kong, May 29, 2016.
  • TONG, Man Shan. 2016. Localizers and Prosodic Constrained Syntax. Paper presented at the 24th Annual Conference of the International Association of Chinese Linguistics, Beijing Language and Culture University, July 17-19, 2016. 
  • TONG, Man Shan. 2016. 試以普通重音規則分析粵語被動句複指代詞的隱現條件 [Nuclear Stress Rule and the Distribution of Resumptives in Cantonese Passives]. Paper presented at the 3rd International Conference on Chinese Prosodic Grammar, Beijing Language and Culture University, September 24-25, 2016.
  • TONG, Man Shan. 2017. 從被動句複指代詞看語法和韻律的互動 [The Interaction of Syntax and Prosody in the Perspective of the Distribution of Resumptives in Long Passives]. Paper presented at the 4th International Conference on Chinese Prosodic Grammar, Henan University, Kaifeng, China, June 2-4, 2017.
  • TONG, Man Shan. 2017. Prosodic Constrained Resumptives in Mandarin and Cantonese Long Passives. Paper presented at the 9th International Conference on Contemporary Chinese Grammar, Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea, October 23-26, 2017.
  • TONG, Man Shan. 2017. Using Phonological Evidence to Subcategorize Cantonese IDOCs: Phonological Identity Avoidance and Shift of Focus. Paper presented at the 2nd International Symposium on Chinese Theoretical and Applied Linguistics, University of Milano-Bicocca, Milan, Italy, December 14-16, 2017.
  • TONG, Man Shan. 2018. 粵語採用的核心重音規則類型 [Cantonese Nuclear Stress Rule]. Paper presented at the 5th International Conference on Chinese Prosodic Grammar, Fudan University, Shanghai, China, July 14-15, 2017.