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Oceanic Languages (Curzon Language Family) by Terry Crowley

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Published by RoutledgeCurzon .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Grammar, syntax, linguistic structure,
  • Language family studies,
  • Phonetics, phonology, prosody (speech),
  • Language Arts & Disciplines,
  • Caucasian languages,
  • Oceanic & Polynesian languages,
  • Language,
  • Oceanic & Australian Languages,
  • Foreign Language Study / Oceanic & Australian Languages,
  • Reference

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages924
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7763686M
ISBN 100700711287
ISBN 109780700711284

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  A typological overview of Oceanic languages is provided, as well as an outline of the reconstructed phonology and morphosyntax of Proto Oceanic. The second part of the book consists of grammar sketches of 43 Oceanic languages that are not at all well known in the linguistic literature. For many of these languages, the sketch in this volume is   Book Reviews John Lynch, Malcolm Ross, and Terry Crowley. The Oceanic languages. Curzon Language Family Series. Richmond, Surrey: Curzon :// Preface --Abbreviations --List of illustrations --Chapter 1: The Oceanic languages --Chapter 2: Sociolinguistic background --Chapter 3: Typological overview --Chapter 4: Proto Oceanic --Chapter 5: Internal subgrouping --The grammar sketches --Listing of Oceanic languages, by subgroup --References --Index to Chapters Series Title: Read "The Oceanic Languages" by Terry Crowley available from Rakuten Kobo. This new volume of the Language Family Series presents an overview of the Oceanic subgroup of the Austronesian languages  › Home › eBooks.

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  The Oceanic Languages form a closed subgroup within one of the world's largest language families, Austronesian. There are between and Austronesian languages (estimates vary), with so much structural diversity that they are best handled in two volumes, one on the Oceanic and one on the non-Oceanic Austronesian :// Compre The Oceanic Languages (Routledge Language Family Series) (English Edition) de Crowley, Terry, Lynch, John, Ross, Malcolm na Confira também os eBooks mais vendidos, lançamentos e livros digitais :// A typological overview of Oceanic languages is provided, as well as an outline of the reconstructed phonology and morphosyntax of Proto Oceanic. The second part of the book consists of grammar sketches of 43 Oceanic languages that are not at all well known in the linguistic literature. For many of these languages, the sketch in this volume is The Melanesian Languages. Download and Read online The Melanesian Languages ebooks in PDF, epub, Tuebl Mobi, Kindle Book. Get Free The Melanesian Languages Textbook and unlimited access to our library by created an account. Fast Download speed and ads Free!