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The Resource A description of the Emmi language of the Northern Territory of Australia, Lysbeth J. Ford

A description of the Emmi language of the Northern Territory of Australia, Lysbeth J. Ford

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A description of the Emmi language of the Northern Territory of Australia
Title
A description of the Emmi language of the Northern Territory of Australia
Statement of responsibility
Lysbeth J. Ford
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
AIAS
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Ford, Lysbeth Julie
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Outstanding grammars from Australia / RMW Dixon series editor
Series volume
08
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Australian languages
Label
A description of the Emmi language of the Northern Territory of Australia, Lysbeth J. Ford
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"OGFAUS 08"
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references : pages 440-446
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • cartographic image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Map 1 : Emmiyangal and Menhdheyangal traditional territory -- Map 2: Emmiyangal and Menhdheyangal traditional territory from Tindale's 1974 map -- Map 3: The Daly Tribes Stanner 1933a -- Ch. 1: Emmi and the Emmiyangal: geographical and historical context : Name of language; Linguistic type and typological singularities; Emmiyangal traditional territory; Post-contact history; Speakers; Methodology of this work; Previous work on the language; Relationship with neighbouring languages -- Phonology : introduction; Segmental phoneme inventory; Phonotactics; Obstruent hierarchies; Rules -- Nominal morphology : the grammatical word; Word classes; Nouns; Pronouns; Adjectives; Nominal compounding; Deictics; Numeral qualifiers; Interrogatives -- Verb morphology: verb structure; Tense and status; Auxiliary verb paradigms; pronominal verbs prefixed analysed; Bound pronominal suffixes; Number marking on the VP -- Auxiliary (AUX) and coverb -- Nominals incorporated into the verb complex -- Propositional enclitics -- Eight syntactic constructions -- Appendices : Appendix A (i) - Basedow word-list; A (ii) Basedow's other vocabulary -- Appendix B: Capell word list -- Appendix C: Auxiliary verb paradigms -- Appendix D: Texts: Text 1: Wulgomen "Old woman" -- Text 2: Incest story -- Text 3: How the Rainbow Serpent stole fire -- Text 4: Kilakuy -- Text 5: :Sugarbag (honey) -- Text 10: Pebel, the girl who drowned -- Text 11: How to make baskets from merrepen
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxiii, 446 pages
Governing access note
Not for Inter Library Loan
Isbn
9783862881543
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Label
A description of the Emmi language of the Northern Territory of Australia, Lysbeth J. Ford
Publication
Note
"OGFAUS 08"
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references : pages 440-446
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • cartographic image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Map 1 : Emmiyangal and Menhdheyangal traditional territory -- Map 2: Emmiyangal and Menhdheyangal traditional territory from Tindale's 1974 map -- Map 3: The Daly Tribes Stanner 1933a -- Ch. 1: Emmi and the Emmiyangal: geographical and historical context : Name of language; Linguistic type and typological singularities; Emmiyangal traditional territory; Post-contact history; Speakers; Methodology of this work; Previous work on the language; Relationship with neighbouring languages -- Phonology : introduction; Segmental phoneme inventory; Phonotactics; Obstruent hierarchies; Rules -- Nominal morphology : the grammatical word; Word classes; Nouns; Pronouns; Adjectives; Nominal compounding; Deictics; Numeral qualifiers; Interrogatives -- Verb morphology: verb structure; Tense and status; Auxiliary verb paradigms; pronominal verbs prefixed analysed; Bound pronominal suffixes; Number marking on the VP -- Auxiliary (AUX) and coverb -- Nominals incorporated into the verb complex -- Propositional enclitics -- Eight syntactic constructions -- Appendices : Appendix A (i) - Basedow word-list; A (ii) Basedow's other vocabulary -- Appendix B: Capell word list -- Appendix C: Auxiliary verb paradigms -- Appendix D: Texts: Text 1: Wulgomen "Old woman" -- Text 2: Incest story -- Text 3: How the Rainbow Serpent stole fire -- Text 4: Kilakuy -- Text 5: :Sugarbag (honey) -- Text 10: Pebel, the girl who drowned -- Text 11: How to make baskets from merrepen
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxiii, 446 pages
Governing access note
Not for Inter Library Loan
Isbn
9783862881543
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps

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