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Hongyin Tao

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Professor, Asian Languages and Cultures

Department: Asian Languages & Cultures
290 Royce Hall
Los Angeles, CA 90095
Email: tao@humnet.ucla.edu

Keywords: China


B.A., Chinese Language and Literature, Zhengzhou University, 1982

M.A., Chinese Linguistics, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, 1985

PhD, Linguistics, University of California, Santa Barbara, 1993


Chinese discourse and grammar, applied linguistics, language and culture, digital humanities, English linguistics



Chinese under Globalization (with Jin Liu). Singapore: World Scientific (in progress).

Special Issue on Chinese as a Heritage Language, The Heritage Language Journal vol. 4.1, Fall 2006.

Corpora, Language Use, and Grammar: Special issue of the Journal of Chinese Language and Computing 14.2, 2004.

Dangdai shehui yuyanxue [Current Trends in Socioloinguistics] (with Daming Xu and Tianwei Xie). Beijing: Zhongguo shehui kexue chubanshe, 1997.

Units in Mandarin Conversation: Prosody, Discourse, and Grammar. Amsterdam/Philadelphia: John Benjamins, 1996..