The Number and Overall Meaning of the Collective Classifier and its Nature,Scope and Classification
Zong ShouyunLanguage Department, Shanghai Normal University, Shanghai 200234 Literature Department, Guangxi Normal University, Guangxi Guilin 541004
In this paper, we discuss the definition of the collective classifier, and probe into its essences and characteristics, number meaning and overall meaning. Based on this, the nature, scope and classification of the collective classifier are discussed. Collective classifier belongs to thing classifier. It has entirety nature, and must be presented. And it is of a kind inside, and separatable. According to the principle of from meaning to form, 129 classifiers are defined as collective classifier. Collective classifier can be divided into certain number collective classifier and uncertain collective classifier.