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About the article
Hongxin Zhang is a lecturer and PhD candidate at Zhejiang University, China. Her research interests include quantitative linguistics, discourse analysis and dependency grammar. Her recent work has been published in Journal of Linguistics, Journal of Quantitative Linguistics and Glottometrics.
Haitao Liu is a Qiushi distinguished Professor of Linguistics and Applied Linguistics at Zhejiang University and Chair professor of linguistics at Ningbo Institute of Technology. His research interests include text analysis, quantitative linguistics and language complex networks. He is the author of 150+ scientific publications about language and linguistics, more than 40 publications indexed within the Web of Science.
Published Online: 2016-03-09
Published in Print: 2016-01-01
Funding: This work was supported by the Department of Education of Zhejiang Province, China (Grant No. Y201223584); and the National Social Science Foundation of China (Grant No. 11&ZD188).