A Grammatical Sketch of Hainan Cham: History, Contact, and by Graham Thurgood,Ela Thurgood,Li Fengxiang PDF

By Graham Thurgood,Ela Thurgood,Li Fengxiang

ISBN-10: 1614517347

ISBN-13: 9781614517344

This quantity is a grammatical caricature of Hainan Cham, an endangered tonal Austronesian language. The examine specializes in 3 parts: social historical past and phone historical past, the grammar (including the entire recorded vocabulary), and an outline of the sound approach (including acoustic description). The appendixes additionally contain the wordlist of Sanya chinese language kinds and 4 analyzed texts.

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