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Basic materials in Mara : grammar, texts, and dictionary / by Jeffrey Heath
Bib ID 2019715
Format BookBook
Author
Heath, Jeffrey, 1943-
 
Description [Canberra] : Dept. of Linguistics, Research School of Pacific Studies, Australian National University, 1981 
xiii, 522, 15 p. ; 26 cm. 
ISBN 085883247X
Series

Pacific linguistics. Series C ; no. 60.

Summary

Phonology, morphology, syntax, kinship terms; texts deal with hunting, fishing, weapons, myths, burial, bestowal, language; lexicon M-E; lexical domains; English index.

Notes

Includes index.

Bibliography: p. 521-522.

Subjects Mara language (Australia)  |  Social organisation - Kinship - Kinship terms.  |  Mara / Marra language (N112) (NT SD53-11)  |  Technology.  |  Language - Texts and translations - Aboriginal to non-Aboriginal language.  |  Death - Mortuary / funeral ceremonies.  |  Fishing.  |  Language - Vocabulary - Dictionaries and glossaries.  |  Social organisation - Kinship - Marriage.  |  Language - Linguistics - Phonology and phonetics.  |  Weapons.  |  Mara / Marra people (N112) (NT SD53-11)  |  Language - Linguistics - Grammar and syntax.  |  Arnhem Land (NT)

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