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A grammar of Ngarinjin, Western Australia [by] H. H. J. Coate & Lynette Oates
Bib ID 395730
Format BookBook
Author
Coate, H. H. J
 
Description Canberra, Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies, 1970 
x, 112 p. 26 cm. 
Series

Australian aboriginal studies ; no. 25.

Linguistic series ; no. 10.

Summary

Tagmemic analysis of the structure of language, four dialects - Munumburu, Wilawila, Woljamidi, Guwidj - locations of dialects; Phonemic statement & morphophonemic changes; stress and intonation (by A. Capell); subject-object constructions, pronominal system, types of noun phrases; predicate constructions; minor word classes and phrases; clauses; sentences; texts with interlinear and free translation.

Subjects Ngarinyin language -- Grammar.  |  Munumburu people (K25) (WA SD52-13)  |  Guwij people (K19) (WA SD52-13)  |  Wilawila language (K35) (WA SD52-09)  |  Wolyamidi people (K26) (WA SD52-13)  |  Language - Linguistics - Vocabulary and grammar - Nouns and ergatives.  |  Language - Linguistics - Vocabulary and grammar - Pronouns.  |  Munumburu language (K25) (WA SD52-14)  |  Ngarinyin / Ungarinyin people (K18) (WA SE52-01)  |  Guwij language (K19) (WA SD52-13)  |  Wolyamidi language (K26) (WA SD52-13)  |  Ngarinyin / Ungarinyin language (WA SE 52-01)  |  Language - Linguistics - Grammar and syntax - Parts of speech.  |  Wilawila people (K35) (WA SD52-13)  |  Language - Linguistics - Phonology - Phonemes.  |  Ngarinyin / Ungarinyin language (K18) (WA SE 52-01)  |  Kimberley area (WA SD51, SD52, SE51, SE52)
Other authors/contributors Oates, Lynette F. (Lynette Frances), joint author

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