By Li Yuming
Written via a number one student who has been heavily fascinated with language making plans in China over many many years, this selection of essays is a serious mirrored image of the paintings the chinese language govt and lecturers have undertaken in constructing acceptable guidelines relating to language typical, language use and language schooling. The essays comprise targeted insights into the considering at the back of a lot of the language making plans paintings in China this day.
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