By Sharron Gu

chinese language, one of many oldest energetic languages, developed over 5,000 years. As such, it makes for a desirable case learn within the improvement of language. This cultural historical past of chinese language demonstrates that the language grew and answered to its tune and visible expression in a fashion similar to modern English and different Western languages. inside of chinese language cultural background lie the solutions to varied questions that experience haunted students for many years: How does language relate to worldview? What may ensue to legislation after its language loses absolute binding strength? How do tune, visible, and theatrical photographs effect literature? via featuring chinese language now not as a approach of symptoms yet because the background of a neighborhood, this learn indicates how language has extended the scope of chinese language mind's eye and gives a glimpse into the way forward for more youthful languages through the world.

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