D. Zhang

Dongbing Zhang (Mus / 张冬冰)

PhD (USyd, in progress)
MA in English Linguistics and Applied Linguistics (BNU)
BA in English (BNU)

My current research is on the interpersonal discourse and grammatical patterns in Khorchin Mongolian from the perspective of systemic functional theory (supervisors: Prof. James R. Martin, Dr. Yaegan J. Doran, and A/Prof. Mira Kim).


systemic functional theory
functional language comparison and typology
discourse oriented grammatical descriptions (English, Khorchin Mongolian)
Mongolian Linguistics
discourse semantics
discourse analysis (analysis of interaction in particular)
language and social context