CHILDES Mandarin Erbaugh Corpus

Mary Erbaugh
Center for Asian Studies
University of Oregon


Linhui Li
Shanghai Normal University

Participants: 4
Type of Study: longitudinal
Location: Beijing
Media type: audio
DOI: doi:10.21415/QZ7G-0762

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Citation information

Erbaugh, M. (1992) The acquisition of Mandarin. In D. Slobin (Ed) The crosslinguistic study of language acquisition. Volume 3. pp. 373-455. Hillsdale, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum.

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Project Description

This corpus includes recordings from four children. The ages are given in this file .


The audio was collected by Mary Erbaugh in 1979-80. Linhui Li, Dan Hu, and Lijun Wang transcribed these recordings in 2020.