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Books: A Dictionary of Tauya: MacDonald

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Date: 28-Jun-2013
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Subject: A Dictionary of Tauya: MacDonald
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Title: A Dictionary of Tauya Series Title: Pacific Linguistics [PL] 638 Published: 2013 Publisher: De Gruyter Mouton

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Author: Lorna A. MacDonald Electronic: ISBN: 9781614513360 Pages: 298 Price: Europe EURO 99.95
Hardback: ISBN: 9781614515630 Pages: 298 Price: Europe EURO 99.95

Comprising over 2500 entries, this is the first dictionary available for Tauya, a Trans New Guinea language of the Madang Family. Many entries are accompanied by several examples illustrating the use of these words in natural language. A brief overview of the structure of Tauya is included, consisting of information about its phonological, morphological, and syntactic systems, along with a description of various lexical classes.

Linguistic Field(s): Grammars                             Language Documentation
Subject Language(s): Tauya (tya)
Written In: English (eng)

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