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An Australian Creole in the Northern Territory : a description of Ngukurr-Bamyili dialects, part 1 / [by] John R. Sandefur
Bib ID 1302804
Format BookBook
Author
Sandefur, John R
 
Description Darwin : Summer Institute of Linguistics, Australian Aborigines Branch, 1979 
vii,185p. : maps ; 25cm. 
ISBN 0868922048 (corrected)
Invalid ISBN 0868921912 (corrected)
Series

Work papers of SIL-AAB. Series B ; no. 3.

Summary

Pidgins and creoles in Australia today; development of creole in Roper River area; status of pidgins and creoles; phonology; practical orthography; morphology and syntax.

Notes

Limited distribution.

Includes bibliographies.

Subjects Australian Aboriginal languages: Ngukurr-Bamyili Creole language.  |  Ngukurr-Bamyili Creole language.  |  Language - Linguistics - Vocabulary and grammar.  |  Language - Kriol - Pidgins and creoles.  |  Language - Linguistics - Vocabulary and grammar - Nouns and ergatives.  |  Kriol language.  |  Language - Linguistics - Language elicitation - Sentences.  |  Language - Linguistics - Vocabulary and grammar - Prepositions.  |  Language - Linguistics - Vocabulary and grammar - Adjectives.  |  Language - Linguistics - Vocabulary and grammar - Adverbs.  |  Language - Linguistics - Phonology and phonetics - Orthography and spelling.  |  Language - Linguistics - Grammar and syntax.  |  Arnhem Land (NT)  |  Ngukurr (NT Top End Roper SD53-10)  |  Roper River (NT Top End SD53-09, SD53-10, SD53-11)  |  Barunga / Bamyili (NT Top End Upper Roper SD53-09)

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