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Title: A Grammar of Karo Batak, Sumatra
Written By: Geoff Woollams
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This work is a comprehensive account of the phonology, morphology and syntax of a Western Austronesian Language spoken by more than half a million people in North Sumatra. Particular attention is paid to the predominance of passive constructions and the interplay between morphology, voice and discourse.

Publication Year: 1996
Publisher: Pacific Linguistics
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Linguistic Field(s): Language Documentation
Morphology
Phonology
Syntax
Subject Language(s): Batak Karo
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Format: Hardback
ISBN: 0858834324
ISBN-13: N/A
Pages: 351
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