LINGUIST List 32.1306

Tue Apr 13 2021

Books: A dictionary and grammatical sketch of Dagaare: Ali, Grimm, Bodomo

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Date: 12-Apr-2021
From: Sebastian Nordhoff <Sebastian.Nordhofflangsci-press.org>
Subject: A dictionary and grammatical sketch of Dagaare: Ali, Grimm, Bodomo
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Title: A dictionary and grammatical sketch of Dagaare
Series Title: African Language Grammars and Dictionaries
Published: 2021
Publisher: Language Science Press
                http://langsci-press.org

Book URL: https://langsci-press.org/catalog/book/245

Author: Mark Ali
Author: Scott Grimm
Author: Adams Bodomo
Electronic: ISBN: 9783961103065 Pages: 354 Price: Europe EURO 0 Comment: Open Access
Abstract:

This book presents an extensive dictionary of the Dagaare language (Niger-Congo; Gur (Mabia)), focussing on the dialect of Central Dagaare, spoken in the Upper West region of Ghana. The dictionary provides comprehensive definitions, example sentences and the English translations, phonetic forms, inflected forms, etymological notes as well as information dialectal variation. This work is intended as a resource for linguists, but also as a resource for Dagaare speakers. Also included is a grammatical sketch of Dagaare contributed by Prof. Adams Bodomo.

Linguistic Field(s): Lexicography
                            Typology

Subject Language(s): Dagaare, Southern (dga)

Written In: English (eng)

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