A Study on Psychological Verbs in Dialect of Hanbin District, Ankang
LI Baiping;College of Liberal Arts, Chongqing Normal University;
Based on conceptual domains, this paper studies seven kinds of psychological verbs of the Hanbin district, Ankang dialect: know、 like、 admire、 miss、 expect、 guess and fear. Through a comparative research on psychological verbs between the Hanbin district, Ankang dialect and Mandarin, this paper summarized the psychological verbs of the Hanbin district, Ankang dialect into two categories: Mandarin vocabulary and Native vocabulary. Through the investigation on the use of the language among its speakers, it is not hard to discover there are significant differences among the three linguistic groups—— the old, the middleaged, and the young.