A Grammar of Dolakha Newar by Carol Genetti

By Carol Genetti

A Grammar of Dolakha Newar is the 1st totally entire reference grammar of a Newar style. Dolakha Newar is of specific curiosity because it is member of the collectively unintelligible japanese department of the kinfolk, so permits a huge comparative standpoint in this major Tibeto-Burman language. as well as a bankruptcy on phonetics and phonology, the ebook incorporates a separate bankruptcy on prosody. There also are exact chapters on every one be aware category, with complete dialogue of the morphological and syntactic houses of every type. The e-book offers an in depth research of syntax, together with entire chapters on buildings, clause constitution, constituent order, grammatical kin, nominalization, complementation, the participial building, and the complicated sentence, in addition to a close bankruptcy on stressful and point. Brimming with examples from normal discourse, the e-book rigorous description of the language's buildings with complete dialogue of ways the constructions are utilized in hooked up speech. each one research is gifted with complete argumentation and competing analyses are contrasted and mentioned. the result's a wealthy, readable, and wonderfully argued portrait of a language and the way it really works.

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