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Title: A Detailed Analysis of Moroccan Secret Languages. Vol II
Written By: Nasser Berjaoui
Series Title: LINCOM Handbooks in Linguistics 25

The aim of this book (which contains two volumes) is to analyze fourteen
Moroccan Arabic (MA) “secret languages” (“SLs”). These spread in the
Moroccan regions of Azrou, Dar El Guedari, Kénitra, Khémisset and Souk
Larbaa (cf. the relevant maps in the map index, Vol. II). In these works,
which are follow-ups of ten previous books on MA “SLs”, we will tackle the
secretizing of numerous types of MA structures with a consideration of
prefixless words, prefixed affirmative forms, prefixed negated items,
miscellaneous functional words, and syntactic structures. The fourteen “SLs”
are classified in terms of their secretizing mechanisms: seven Inversion
“SLs”, four Substitution-Pseudo-Suffixation “SLs”, two Pseudo-Infixation
“SLs” and one Re-Patterning “SL”.

Table of contents

I- Introductory Backgrounds

1- Objectives
2- Terminological Notes
3- Relevance Notes
4- Diversity
5- Field-work Problems
6- Methodological Background

a- Data Collection
b- Reliability
c- The Questionnaire

7- The Moroccan Linguistic Situation
8- Regions Background Information

a- Preliminaries
b- Azrou
c- Dar El Guedari
d- Kénitra
e- Khémisset
f- Souk Larbaa
g- Ma And A/B in The Regions

9- Literature Review
10- Final Remarks

II- A Background To The “ĠawŞ”

1- Preliminaries
2- Family
3- Naming Notes
4- Geographical Distributions
5- Spatial Distributions
6- Communities of Use
7- Users. Information
8- Communication Tunnels
9- Learning Methods
10- Functions
11- Topics
12- Final Remarks

Part One: The Inversion “ĠawŞ” of Azrou

I- Encoding of Prefixless Words

II- Encoding of Prefixed Words

III- Encoding of Miscellaneous Parts of Speech

IV- Encoding of Syntactic Structures

Part Two: The Inversion “ĠawŞ” of KhÉmisset

Part Three: The Inversion “ĠawŞ” One of Dar El Guedari

Part Four: The Inversion “ĠawŞ” Two of Dar El Guedari

Part Five: The Inversion “ĠawŞ” Three of Dar El Guedari

Part Six: The Inversion “ĠawŞ” Four of Dar El Guedari

Part Seven: The Inversion “ĠawŞ” Five of Dar El Guedari

Part Eight: The Substitution-pseudo-suffixation X…lca “ĠawŞ” One of

Part Nine: The Substitution-pseudo-suffixation X…b.Lca “ĠawŞ” Two of

Part Ten: The Substitution-pseudo-suffixation X…xinca “ĠawŞ” Three of

Part Eleven: The Substitution-pseudo-suffixation X…ca “ĠawŞ” Four of

Part Twelve: The -uv-pseudo-infixation “ĠawŞ” of Souk Laarbaa

Part Thirteen: The -ankun-pseudo-infixation “ĠawŞ” Five of KÉnitra

Part Fourteen: The Mcicəc Wicəc Re-patterning “ĠawŞ” Six of KÉnitra

Part Fifteen: Concluding Rules

Part Sixteen: Message Delivery Rates

The Questionnaires

Map Index


Publication Year: 2010
Publisher: Lincom GmbH
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Format: Paperback
ISBN: 386288029X
ISBN-13: 9783862880294
Pages: 1189
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