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A grammar of the Tiwi language of north Australia

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A grammar of the Tiwi language of north Australia
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A grammar of the Tiwi language of north Australia
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Based on field work on Melville & Bathurst Islands, 1966-67; location, isolation, present state of language, dialects; p.28-45; Phonology - phonemes, syllables, phonology of words; p.46-68; Morphophonology - rules; p.69-152; Morphology, verbs (word constructions, patterns, pattern elements, theme constructions), nominals (noun classes, plural formation, nominal concord), pronouns (personal, possessive, demonstrative, others); p.153-223; Syntax, clauses, interrogative clauses, sentences, phrases; p.224-239; Texts each with interlinear literal translation followed by continuous free translation & explanatory notes, I - The Kulama ceremony, II - Tiwi marriage customs, III - Customs connected with death
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Osborne, C. R.
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1970
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Ph.D. Thesis - University of London
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A grammar of the Tiwi language of north Australia
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Typescript
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M0050129
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243 p.
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Closed access - Depositor's permission. Closed copying & quotation Principal and/or Depositor's permission. Not for Inter-Library Loan
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0071823
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A grammar of the Tiwi language of north Australia
Publication
Note
Typescript
Control code
M0050129
Extent
243 p.
Governing access note
Closed access - Depositor's permission. Closed copying & quotation Principal and/or Depositor's permission. Not for Inter-Library Loan
System control number
0071823

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