LINGUIST List 15.2478
Tue Sep 7 2004
Qs: Descriptive Grammar, Malay
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- Jochen L. Leidner, Descriptive grammar for Malay?
Message 1: Descriptive grammar for Malay?
Date: Mon, 6 Sep 2004 02:24:36 +0100 (BST)
From: Jochen L. Leidner <jochen.leidnered.ac.uk>
Subject: Descriptive grammar for Malay?
Dear LINGUIST list subscribers,
Is there a good (comprehensive, descriptive) reference grammar for
Standard Malay (ISO 639-1: ms / SIL: MLI) suitable for computational
So far, I have only found two pointers, William Marsden, 'A grammar of
the Malayan language ...' (1812) and the more recent 'Student's
Grammar of Malay and Indonesian' by Malcolm W. Mintz (2002, ISBN
I shall post a summary of useful responses mailed to me. Thanks very much
Regards & Terima kasih!
Jochen L Leidner, MA MPhil
University of Edinburgh
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