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Title: Grundriss einer Grammatik der Kondesprache
Written By: C. Schumann
Series Title: LINCOM Gramatica 75

Die nachstehende Arbeit ├╝ber die Kondesprache schliesst sich den bereits
vorhandenen Darstellungen ostafrikanischen Bantusprachen nach dem von
Steere in seinen Swahili-exercises zuerst angewandten Verfahren an. Das
Material zu der Arbeit ist in den Jahren 1891-1896 u.a. von den Missionaren
der Mission Berlin I zusammen-getragen worden und mit Hilfe von Carl
Meinhof bearbeitet worden.

The short grammar focuses on nominal and verbal morphology of the Bantu
language Konde, incl. two short stories with interlinear translations
(Re-edition; originally published 1899 in Berlin; written in German).

Publication Year: 2010
Publisher: Lincom GmbH
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Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics
African linguistics
Subject Language(s): Makonde
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Format: Paperback
ISBN-13: 9783862900947
Pages: 90
Prices: Europe EURO 42.40