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A learner's guide to Eastern and Central Arrernte / Jenny Green
Bib ID 3428977
Format BookBook
Author
Green, Jenny (Jennifer Anne)
 
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Edition Revised ed. 
Description Alice Springs, N. T. : IAD Press, 2005 
97 p. : 1 map ; 22 cm. 
ISBN 1864650818
Summary

Pronunciation, noun and verb morphology, questions, pronouns and kinship with comparison with Anmatyerr, Alyawarr, Kaytetye and Warlpiri, simple and complex sentences, neologisms and loan words, word list in semantic domains, song and conversation.

Full contents
  • Machine derived contents note: A cknow ledgem ents ii
  • Preface vi
  • Chapter One
  • Introduction some features of the language
  • 1.1 Where is Arrernte spoken? Dialects of Arrernte 2
  • 1.2 Handsigns and polite ways of communicating
  • 1.3 N am es 4
  • 1.4 Pronunciation and the Arrernte spelling system 4
  • 1.5 Pronunciation guide 8
  • C onsonants
 
Notes

Previous ed.: 1994.

Bibliography: p. 97.

Subjects Eastern Arrernte language -- Study and teaching.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Northern Territory -- Languages.  |  Music - Vocal.  |  Language - Linguistics - Vocabulary and grammar - Pronouns.  |  Language - Linguistics - Phonology - Pronunciation.  |  Arrernte / Aranda people (C8) (NT SG53-02)  |  Language - Change.  |  Language - Vocabulary - Word lists.  |  Language - Semantics.  |  Language - Linguistics - Grammar and syntax.  |  Language - Linguistics - Vocabulary and grammar - Verbs.  |  Language - Linguistics - Vocabulary and grammar - Nouns and ergatives.  |  Social organisation - Kinship - Kinship terms.  |  Arrernte / Aranda language (C8) (NT SG53-02)  |  Northern Territory - Central NT.  |  Ltyentye Apurte / Santa Teresa / Little Flower Mission (South Central NT SG53-02)  |  Mparntwe / Alice Springs (South Central NT SF53-14)
Other authors/contributors Institute for Aboriginal Development (Alice Springs, N.T.)
Available From IAD Press, PO Box 2531, Alice Springs, NT 0871 

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