LINGUIST List 32.3384

Thu Oct 28 2021

Books: Somali Grammar: Lampitelli, Jones (eds.), Green

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Date: 18-Oct-2021
From: Birgit Sievert <>
Subject: Somali Grammar: Lampitelli, Jones (eds.), Green
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Title: Somali Grammar
Series Title: Mouton-CASL Grammar Series
Published: 2021
Publisher: De Gruyter Mouton

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Author: Christopher R. Green
Editor: Nicola Lampitelli
Editor: Evan Jones
Electronic: ISBN: 9781501503610 Pages: 502 Price: U.S. $ 137.99
Hardback: ISBN: 9781501511653 Pages: 502 Price: U.S. $ 137.99

This book offers a contemporary look at Somali from the standpoint of its major varieties and provides a comprehensive account of the language that is grounded in linguistic theory and the latest scholarship. The grammar includes an extensive array of examples drawn from online corpora and from fieldwork with native speakers of the language.

Linguistic Field(s): Language Documentation

Subject Language(s): Somali (som)

Written In: English (eng)

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