A Grammar of Nungon

A Grammar of Nungon is the comprehensive reference grammar of Nungon, a previously-undescribed Papuan language of northeast Papua New Guinea.

A Grammar of Nungon

A Grammar of Nungon is the comprehensive reference grammar of Nungon, a previously-undescribed Papuan language of northeast Papua New Guinea. Hannah Sarvasy provides a rich description of the language in its cultural context, based on original immersion fieldwork.

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A Grammar of Nungon
Language: en
Pages: 660
Authors: Hannah Sarvasy
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-03-13 - Publisher: BRILL

A Grammar of Nungon is the comprehensive reference grammar of Nungon, a previously-undescribed Papuan language of northeast Papua New Guinea. Hannah Sarvasy provides a rich description of the language in its cultural context, based on original immersion fieldwork.
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Language: en
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Authors: Hannah Sarvasy
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 1944 - Publisher:

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Language: en
Pages: 614
Authors: Katarzyna I. Wojtylak
Categories: Reference
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-10-12 - Publisher: BRILL

A Grammar of Murui (Bue) by Katarzyna Wojtylak is the first complete description of Murui (Witoto, Huitoto) spoken in Colombia and Peru. It is an important contribution to the study of Witotoan languages and linguistic typology of Northwest Amazonia.
Handbook of Quantifiers in Natural Language: Volume II
Language: en
Pages: 1010
Authors: Denis Paperno, Edward L. Keenan
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-06-30 - Publisher: Springer

This work presents the structure, distribution and semantic interpretation of quantificational expressions in languages from diverse language families and typological profiles. The current volume pays special attention to underrepresented languages of different status and endangerment level. Languages covered include American and Russian Sign Languages, and sixteen spoken languages from Africa,
The Oxford Handbook of Evidentiality
Language: en
Pages: 882
Authors: Alexandra Y. Aikhenvald, Aleksandra I︠U︡rʹevna Aĭkhenvalʹd
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

This volume offers a thorough, systematic, and crosslinguistic account of evidentiality, the linguistic encoding of the source of information on which a statement is based. In some languages, the speaker always has to specify this source - for example whether they saw the event, heard it, inferred it based on