Dr LAW Wai On

Basic information
Areas of Teaching
Professional Qualifications
Awards and Honours
Services (Internal)
Services (External)
Basic Information
Position: Lecturer
Address: Room 106, 1/F, Leung Kau Kui Building, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
E-mail: wolaw@cuhk.edu.hk
Educational Qualifications
  • • DEd (Language teaching), Durham
  • • MEd (Language teaching), Sheffield
  • • MA (Translation), CUHK
  • • BA (Translation), HKU
Fields of Research
  • • Lexicography
  • • Translation studies
Selected Publications
  • • (2018) A discourse analysis of editors’ prefaces of (Chinese &English) bilingual dictionaries. The 12th International Conference of the Asian Association for Lexicography: ASIALEX 2018 proceedings. Bangkok: King Mongkut’s Institute of Technology Ladkranbang (pp. 301-312).

  • • (2013). “香港初中中文教科書工具書教學設計初探” (“A Preliminary Investigation into the Reference Skills Training in Junior Secondary Chinese Language Textbooks in Hong Kong),《中國語文通訊》(Newsletter of Chinese Language), Vol. 92, No. 1, pp. 37 – 43 [access via: http://www.cuhk.edu.hk/ics/clrc/ncl_92_1/law.pdf ].

  • • Co-translator with吳偉文 (2012). 《信仰你答我問》(originally Questions to All Your Answers, by R.E. Olson). Hong Kong: Fellowship of Evangelical Students.

  • • Co-translator with 吳偉文、楊睿智 (2011).《復和萬有──正義、和平與醫治的基督徒願景》(originally Reconciling All Things, by E. Katongole, and C. Rice). Hong Kong: Tiendao Publishing House.

  • • (October 2010). Translation Students’ Use of Dictionaries: A Hong Kong Case Study for Chinese to English Translation, doctoral dissertation, University of Durham, Asian EFL Journal [access via: http://www.asian-efl-journal.com/Thesis/Thesis-Wai-on-Law.pdf ].