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Table 5 Clause complex analysis of an excerpt from the TT1

From: Coherence in Hong Lou Meng and its English translations: an exploratory investigation

ID Clause Logical relations
TT1_1_1 It’s as I always say:   α     
TT1_1_2 When Monk Tripitaka was searching for Buddhist scriptures, β   1 x β
TT1_1_3 a white horse turned up to carry him;       α
TT1_1_4 when Liu Zhiyuan was fighting for the empire,    + 2 x β
TT1_1_5 a melon spirit appeared to give him armour.       α
TT1_2_1 In the same way, Xifeng has you.