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Making Sense of Grammar
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马匹 ‘horse-classifier=horses’

银两 ‘silver-tael=quantity of silver’

书本 ‘book-classifier=books’

Reference

Li, C. N., & Thompson, S. A. (1989). Mandarin Chinese: A functional reference grammar (Vol. 3). Univ of California Press.

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