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A grammar of Wambaya, Northern Territory (Australia) / Rachel Nordlinger
Bib ID 1999955
Format BookBook
Author
Nordlinger, Rachel
 
Description Canberra : Pacific Linguistics, 1998 
xvi, 320 p. : maps ; 25 cm. 
ISBN 0858834812
Series

Pacific linguistics. Series C ; 140.

Summary

Revised version of MA thesis ; reference grammar of Wambaya; describing phonology and phonetics, parts of speech, morphology, syntax, with text examples and vocabulary appended; notes on social organisation and kin terms; comparison of gender marking with Gudanji, Binbinka, Ngarnga, Jingili and Nungali.

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Subjects Australian languages -- Northern Territory.  |  Australian languages -- Northern Territory -- Grammar.  |  Nungali language (N28) (NT SD52-12)  |  Language - Linguistics - Phonology and phonetics.  |  Language - Vocabulary.  |  Social organisation - Kinship - Kinship terms.  |  Language - Linguistics - Grammar and syntax.  |  Gurdanji / Kurdanji / Gudanji language (C26) (NT SE53-07)  |  Jingulu / Djingili / Jingili language (C22) (NT SE53-06)  |  Language - Vocabulary - Word lists.  |  Binbinga language (N138) (NT SE53-03)  |  Wambaya / Wampaya language (C19) (NT SE53-11)  |  Northern Territory - North NT.  |  Northern Territory - Central NT.
Other authors/contributors Australian National University. Research School of Pacific and Asian Studies. Pacific Linguistics

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