Prof Hongyong LIU

Prof Hongyong LIU

Assistant Professor

Undergraduate Programme Coordinator 本科生課程主任
(853) 8822 4050

Consultation Hours
星期二、五 16:00-17:00

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北京大学(学士) Bachelor of Arts, Peking University (1998.07)

北京大学(硕士) Master of Arts, Peking University (2001.07)

香港中文大学(博士) Doctor of Philosophy, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (2007.12)


Research Interests

Research Interests 研究方向

  • 句法研究 (Syntax)
  • 漢藏語語法研究 (Sino-Tibetan languages)


Current Research  当前研究

  • 2016年澳門大學MYRG項目(Level II):漢藏語系語言中量詞型關係從句的句法研究 Multiple-Year Research Grant: Syntax of classifier relative clauses in Sino-Tibetan languages (MYRG2016-00051-FAH) [Duration: 01/09/2016-31/08/2019]


  • 2017年澳門大學MYRG項目(Level II):湘西苗歌的記錄與語言分析 Multiple-Year Research Grant: A linguistic documentation and analysis of Xiangxi Miao folk songs (MYRG2017-00064-FAH) [Duration: 01/01/2018-31/12/2020]
Courses Regularly Taught

Undergraduate courses:

  • Modern Chinese (CHLL1001)
  • Chinese Dialectology (CHNB354)
  • Readings of Chinese Linguistics (CHNB351)
  • Language Analysis and Research (CHNB450)
  • Special Topics in Chinese Linguistics I (CHNB451)

Postgraduate courses:

  • Topics in Theories of Chinese Linguistics (CHIN710)
Selected Publications

Journal papers 期刊論文

  1. Li, Xuping, and Liu Hongyong. (accepted) Root and phrasal diminutive markers in Gan Chinese. Studia Linguistica  (A&HCI)
  2. 王銘宇、劉鴻勇. 2017. 澳門的中學授課語言對大學生語言態度的影響 [The effect of MoI of middle schools on university students’ language attitude in Macau],《南開語言學刊》第1期,104-113.
  3. Liu, Hongyong. 2016. The Emergence of Reduplicative Polar InterrogativesLanguage Sciences 54: 26-42.(SSCI)
  4. 李旭平、劉鴻勇、吳芳. 2016. 湘西苗語中的大稱和小稱標記 [On augmentative and diminutive affixes in the Xiangxi Miao language],《中國語文》第4期,426-437。
  5. Liu, Hongyong, and Li Xiao. 2016. On evidentiality in Nuosu YiLanguage and Linguistics 17(1): 113-132.(SSCI)
  6. Zhang, Qingwen, Cheng Zhenquan, Tang Sze-wing, and Liu Hongyong. 2015. Indefinite Article or Numeral one?–A Study of i5 ‘one’ in ShiposhengInternational Journal of Chinese Linguistics 2(1): 33-56.
  7. 劉鴻勇、李曉、李勝勳. 2013. 涼山彝語差比句的形態句法和語義 [Morphosyntax and semantics of comparatives in Nuosu Yi],《漢藏語學報》第7期,44-53。
  8. 劉鴻勇、張慶文、顧陽. 2013. 反復體的語義特徵及形態句法表現 [Semantic properties and morphosyntactic behaviors of the frequentative aspect],《外語教學與研究》第1期,24-35。
  9. Liu, Hongyong. 2012. Lexicalization of Mensural Classifiers in Chinese. Linguistics 50 (5): 929-954. (SSCI)
  10. Liu, Hongyong, and Gu Yang. 2009.  Free and Not-so-free demonstratives in Jingpo. Journal of East Asian Linguistics 18: 273-295. (SSCI)
  11. 劉鴻勇、顧陽. 2008. 涼山彝語的引語標記和示證標記 [The reportative and evidential marker in Nuosu Yi],《民族語文》第2期, 16-23。

Books 学术專著 

  1.  劉鴻勇. 2016.《粵北乳源過山瑤勉語研究》[A study of Iu-Mien Spoken in Ruyuan County of Guangdong Province], 北京:文化藝術出版社。

Book chapters 書內章節

  1. 劉鴻勇、葉鳳霞. 2017. 漢語定語從句的名物化分析 [A nominalization-based analysis of Chinese relative clauses]. In Sze-wing Tang (ed.), 《漢語“的”的研究》[Studies of the particle De in Chinese] ,頁197-218. 北京:北京大學出版社 (Beijing: Peking University Press)
  2. Liu, Hongyong, and Gu Yang. 2012. Frequentative Aspect and Pluractionality in Nuosu Yi. In Xu Dan (ed.), Plurality and classifiers across languages of China, 223-242. Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter.
  3. Liu, Hongyong, and Gu Yang. 2011. Nominalization in Nuosu Yi. In Foong Ha Yap, Karen Grunow-Hårsta and Janick Wrona (eds.), Nominalization in Asian Languages, 313-342. Amsterdam/Philadelphia: John Benjamins.

Conference papers 會議論文

  1. Liu, Hongyong, and Bu Weimei. The syntax of Lalo Yi relative clauses, The 51th International Conference on Sino-Tibetan Languages and Linguistics (ICSLL51), Kyoto University, Japan, September 25-28, 2018.
  2. 劉鴻勇. 漢語通用個體量詞的情感態度義 [Expressive and attitudinal classifiers in Chinese], 30th North  American Conference on Chinese Linguistics (NACCL30), The Ohio State University, USA, March 9-11, 2018.
  3. Liu, Hongyong. Classifier relative clauses: A Comparison between Nuosu Yi and Cantonese, The 50th International Conference on Sino-Tibetan Languages and Linguistics (ICSLL50), Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS), Beijing, November 26-28, 2017.
  4. 劉鴻勇.自主範疇視角下結果偏離義“VA了”結構中“了”的屬性 [The grammatical status of ‘le’ in the Chinese ‘VA-le’ excessive resultative construction], 25th Annual Meeting of the International Association of Chinese Linguistics (IACL-25), Budapest, June, 25-27, 2017.
  5. 張力、劉鴻勇. “X得不能再X”結構的句法分析, 第一屆語言資訊化與智慧化國際學術研討會, 澳門大學, November 29-30, 2016.
  6. Liu, Hongyong. The syntax of the Chinese Excessive Resultative Construction. The 30th Pacific Asia Conference on Language, Information and Computation (PACLIC30), Kyung Hee University, Seoul, South Korea, October 28-30, 2016.
  7. 劉鴻勇. 動作腳本視角下的漢語結果偏離義述補結構, 第十七屆中國語言與文化國際學術研討會, 澳門大學, December 14-15, 2015.
  8. Liu, Hongyong and Li Xiao. An affectedness-based analysis of the Chinese excessive resultative construction. Workshop on Varieties of Adjectival Modification. Zhejiang University, October 17-18, 2015.
  9. 劉鴻勇. 漢語中結果偏離義“VA了”述補結構的動作腳本, 第九屆海峽兩岸現代漢語問題學術研討會, 魯東大學, October 9-11, 2015.
  10. 李旭平、劉鴻勇. 湘西苗語中的“大”與“小” [“big” and “small” in Xiangxi Miao], 第三屆中國句法語義論壇[The 3rd Forum of Syntax and Semantics in China], Xiangtan University, October 17-19, 2014.
  11. Li, Xiao, Liu Hongyong, and Seunghun Lee. Comparisons with/without Degrees in Nuosu Yi. GLOW in Asia X, Taiwan Tsing Hua University, May 24-26, 2014.
  12. Zhang Qingwen, Liu Hongyong, and Li Xiao. Demonstrative Phrases, Scale Structure and Dimension Realizations: A cross-dialectal comparison between Mandarin, Cantonese and Shiposheng. 21th Annual Conference of the International Association of Chinese Linguistics (IACL-21), Taiwan Normal University, June 7-9, 2013.
  13. Liu, Hongyong. 2012. Tonal change in reduplicative polar interrogatives: A comparison between Ruyuan Mien and Nuosu Yi. Pre-conference Workshop on Miao-Yao (Hmong-Mien) Languages of the 45th International Conference on Sino-Tibetan Languages and Linguistics (ICSLL45), Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, October 25, 2012.
  14. Liu, Hongyong, and Ng Bee Chin. “This makes me angry, not disgusted”: Cross-linguistic differences in the realization of the “disgust” emotion between English and Mandarin Chinese. 5th Conference on Language, Discourse, and Cognition, NTU, Taipai,  April 29 – May 1, 2011.
  15. 劉鴻勇. 監利方言中表示“存在”意義的輕動詞 [On the Light Verb EXIST in Jianli dialect]. 17th Annual Conference of the International Association of Chinese Linguistics (IACL-17), Centre de Recherches Linguistiques sur l’Asie orientale, Paris, July 2-4, 2009.
  16. Liu, Hongyong. Free and not-so-free demonstratives in Jingpo. The Fourth International Workshop on Theoretical East Asian Linguistics (TEAL-4), The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, December 20, 2007.
  17. Liu, Hongyong, and Wu Da.The Morpheme su in Nuosu Yi, a Determiner or a Nominalizer? International Workshop on Nominalizers and Copulas in East Asian and Neighboring Languages, CUHK, Hong Kong, January 8-12, 2007.
  18. Liu, Hongyong. A Silent SCALE in Chinese Mensural Classifiers: A Cognitive Approach. 14th Annual Conference of the International Association of Chinese Linguistics (IACL-14) In Conjunction With 10th International Symposium on Chinese Languages and Linguistics (IsCLL-10). Academia Sinica, Taiwan, May 25-29, 2006.