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Dong language in Guizhou Province, China

by Long, Yaohong.

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Published by Summer Institute of Linguistics, University of Texas at Arlington in Dallas, TX, [Arlington] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dong language (China)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes biblographical references.

    StatementLong Yaohong, Zheng Guoqiao ; translated from Chinese by D. Norman Geary.
    SeriesSummer Institute of Linguistics and the University of Texas at Arlington publications in linguistics,, publication 126
    ContributionsZheng, Guoqiao., Geary, D. Norman, 1958-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPL4251.T85 L86 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 268 p. :
    Number of Pages268
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL705263M
    ISBN 101556710518
    LC Control Number97062497

    TY - BOOK AU - Long, Yaohong AU - Guoqiao, Zheng PY - DA - // TI - The Dong Language in Guizhou Province, China T3 - Publications in Linguistics VL - PB - Summer Institute of Linguistics and the University of Texas at Arlington CY - Dallas N1 - Translated from Chinese by D. Norman Geary ID - Long-and-Zheng ER. Introductory Articles in Ethnic China Introducing the Dong Nationality: The typical monuments of the Dong, as Drum Towers, the Bridges of the Rain and Wind, and the Temples of the Goddess Mother Sama, The Drum Towers of the Dong people: These towers are, in fact, the material identification of the spirit of the community, the most important meeting place.

    Guizhou, Guiyang Shi, Guizhou, China. , likes 80 talking about this were here. This is the official page of Guizhou Tourism authority - Guizhou Tourism Development Committee where you Followers: K. Located in southwest China, this province adjoins Sichuan and Chongqing to the north, Yunnan to the west, Guangxi to the south and Hunan to the east. It is a picturesque place with abundant natural and cultural scenic spots. Many Chinese ethnic minorities have been living on this land for centuries. Visitors to that area can not only appreciate.

    It describes the hitherto scarcely researched culture of people from Xiangye village, in an untravelled corner of Guizhou province, Southwest China, in the 20 years leading up to Liberation in Xiangye is a Kam (Dong) nationality village, so the book highlights Kam culture of the s and by: 1.   贵阳市/Guiyang, China: 贵州民族出版社/Guizhou min zu chu ban she, 韦庆稳/Wei, Qingwen. 壮语简志/Zhuang yu jian zhi (A Brief Treatise on the Zhuang language).


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Dong language in Guizhou Province, China by Long, Yaohong. Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Dong Language in Guizhou Province, China (SIL International and the University of Texas at Arlington Publications in Linguistics, vol. ) [Yaohong Long, Zheng Guoqiao, Long Yaohong, Guoqiao Zheng, D.

Norman Geary, Norman Geary] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Dong Language in Guizhou Province, China (SIL International and the University of Texas at Arlington Price: $ Their gifts have grown and flourished in the valleys and mountains of Guizhou, Hunan, and Guangxi Provinces of Southwestern China.

In relative obscurity before the establishment of the People’s Republic of China, the million Dong people are fast gaining an international reputation. The Dong language is distinctive for its many tones. Genre/Form: Grammars (form) Additional Physical Format: Online version: Long, Yaohong.

Dong language in Guizhou Province, China. Dallas, TX: Summer Institute of Linguistics: [Arlington]: University of Texas at Arlington, The Kam people, officially known in China as Dong people (Chinese: 侗族; pinyin: Dòngzú; endonym: Gaeml), a Kam–Sui people of southern China, are one of the 56 ethnic groups officially recognized by the People's Republic of are famed for their native-bred Kam Sweet Rice (Chinese: 香禾糯), carpentry skills, and unique architecture, in particular a form of covered bridge.

Language survey and the Dong orthography Implementation and use of the Dong orthography Using Chinese characters to record Dong. Appendix 1. Vocabulary of the Two Dong Dialects Appendix 2. Co-occurrence of Dong Initials, Rhymes, and Tones Appendix 3.

Cognate Words Postscript. A Dong chorus sings under a Drum Tower in Zaoxing, Guizhou Province, China. These women sing a unique polyphonic song perforemd a capella. These traditional songs have earned a UNESCO World.

Guizhou province is a standout destination for its natural beauty, iconic landscapes, and the way in which traditional culture has remained well-preserved despite the ever forward march of China’s development.

Expand your travel experience with a personalized tour created by one of our local China tour experts. Their gifts have grown and flourished in the valleys and mountains of Guizhou, Hunan, and Guangxi Provinces of Southwestern China. In relative obscurity before the establishment of the People's Republic of China, the million Dong people are fast gaining an international reputation.

The Dong language is distinctive for its many : The Dong Language in Guizhou Province, China 作者: Yaohong Long / Zheng Guoqiao / Long Yaohong / Guoqiao Zheng / D. Norman Geary 出版社: Summer Institute of Linguistics 出版年: 页数: 定价: USD 装帧: Paperback ISBN:   Zhaoxing Dong Village, located in Liping County, southeast of Guizhou Province, is one of the largest Dong Villages in Qiandongnan area in Guizhou.

Walking into Zhaoxing Dong Village, one will feel as though the clock is being turned back. All the buildings in the village are wooden-stilt houses.

The scenic splendor of Guizhou makes the province a little known gem for visitors. The best known spot is the Huangguoshu Waterfalls to the south-west of Guiyang. It is the largest waterfall in China, there are nine 'falls' of level; eight cataracts and one large waterfall.

It is possible to view the waterfall as a. locals meet to converse. In addition, the Dong are well known throughout China for their spe-cific singing culture, also promoted for tourism (Geary et al., ). Until recently, the region in which Zhaoxing is located was isolated and difficult to access.

Guizhou is the second poorest province of China, and infrastructures such as roads, rail-File Size: KB. The Dong language in Guizhou Province, China. Translated from Chinese by Geary, D. Dallas: The Summer Institute of Linguistics and The University of Texas at Arlington Publications in Linguistics.

Translated from Chinese by Geary, D. Dallas: The Summer Institute of Linguistics and The University of Texas at Arlington Publications in Cited by: 3. Zhaoxing Dong Village boasts a landmark of five drum towers and beautiful bridges and is known as the most famous Dong Village in China and it is one of the largest Dong villages with over households and more than 4, inhabitants in Guizhou.

Zhaoxing Dong Village has a. Guizhou Ethnic Minorities. Spread out among the beautiful countryside lives a lively mix of people.

Almost 35% of Guizhou's population is made up of over 13 national ethnic minorities, including Miao, Dong, Buyi, Yi, Tujia, etc., all with their own long-established and brilliant cultures. Dong ethnic group in Guizhou Province, China The Miao ethnic minority is one of the largest of the 55 officially recognized ethnic groups in China.

The Miao ethnic group can be found mainly in the provinces Guizhou, Sichuan, Hunan, Yunnan and Guangxi, thus in the southern, warmer part of China. Statistically the poorest province in China in terms of monthly per capita income, Guizhou is overwhelmingly rural with many minority groups such as Miao, Bouyei and Dong living in remote.

Dong people began to dabble in relevant area of the Internet web site since 99 year. Now there are many websites which can introduce dong culture, such as Dong Customs Net, Southeast of Guizhou Province Ethnic Minorities Network, Dongs BBS, etc.

Taboos. The local dialect of Guizhou is similar to that of Sichuan. Few can understand English. Standard Mandarin can be understood by most although in the countryside and smaller cities most people may only be able to reply in their local dialect.

There are some unique terms in the various regional dialects in Guizhou although the most noticeable differences are in pronunciation which differs widely Capital: Guiyang.

Traveling to Guizhou Province, Homeland to a Third of China’s Ethnic Minorities Septem by Gianluca Falso Leave a Comment Located in the southeastern part of China, Guizhou Province is formed by rice paddies, soft hills full of terraces, villages that stand out of the clouds and the songs and colors of the minorities that populate.

Guizhou is a relatively poor and economically undeveloped province, but rich in natural, cultural and environmental resources. Its nominal GDP for was billion yuan ( billion USD).Almost million speakers of Southern Dong were counted in the language census, from a total of million people in the Dong nationality.

The Southern Dong live primarily in the Rongjiang, Jinping, Liping, Zhenyang, and Congjiang counties in Guizhou Province; Longsheng, Sanjiang, and Rongshui counties in northeastern Guangxi; and.According to Tripadvisor travelers, these are the best ways to experience Zhaoxing DongZhai: 6-Days Private Tour: From Guizhou to Guilin (From $1,) 9-Day Private Tour: From Guilin via Southern Guizhou to Zhangjiajie (From $1,) Days Private /5(72).