Re-Discussion on Defining Standards of Chinese Noun-Quantity Compound Word

Jialu TIAN, Xiancheng ZHANG


Chinese noun-quantity compound word is a special structural style in Chinese compound words. Based on the previous research, this paper attempts to define the six standards of Chinese noun-quantity compound word, which is more comprehensive and perfect.


Chinese noun-quantity compound words; Defining; Standard

Full Text:



An, F. C., & An, F. K. (2011). The etymology and grammar analysis of Chinese quantifier “pi (匹)” . Dongjiang Journal, 28(3), 110.

Li, L. Y. (2009). The grammatical structure and defining standards of Chinese noun-quantity compound words. Journal of Hebei Normal University, 32(5), 108.

Lü S. X. (1963). The monosyllabic and disyllable problems of modern Chinese study. Studies of the Chinese Language, 10-22.

Niu, Q. H. (2007). Original meaning and development of quantifiers “kou ()”,”tou ()”, “zhi ()” (Master’s degree thesis). Zhengzhou University.

You, S. Z. (1988). Explore the origin of noun-quantity word in ancient Chinese from a cognitive perspective. Studies of the Chinese Language, 361-365.



  • There are currently no refbacks.

Copyright (c) 2016 Jialu TIAN, Xiancheng ZHANG

Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.

Share us to:   


  • How to do online submission to another Journal?
  • If you have already registered in Journal A, then how can you submit another article to Journal B? It takes two steps to make it happen:

1. Register yourself in Journal B as an Author

  • Find the journal you want to submit to in CATEGORIES, click on “VIEW JOURNAL”, “Online Submissions”, “GO TO LOGIN” and “Edit My Profile”. Check “Author” on the “Edit Profile” page, then “Save”.

2. Submission

Online Submission:

  • Go to “User Home”, and click on “Author” under the name of Journal B. You may start a New Submission by clicking on “CLICK HERE”.
  • We only use four mailboxes as follows to deal with issues about paper acceptance, payment and submission of electronic versions of our journals to databases:;;;

 Articles published in Cross-Cultural Communication are licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 (CC-BY).


Address: 1055 Rue Lucien-L'Allier, Unit #772, Montreal, QC H3G 3C4, Canada.
Telephone: 1-514-558 6138 
Website: Http://; Http://;

Copyright © Canadian Academy of Oriental and Occidental Culture