A Gateway to Sindarin: A Grammar of an Elvish Language from J.R.R. Tolkien's Lord of the Rings

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University of Utah Press, 2004 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 438 pages
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A serious linguistic analysis of Tolkien's Sindarin language. Includes the grammar, morphology, and history of the language.
  

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Review: A Gateway to Sindarin: A Grammar of an Elvish Language from JRR Tolkien's Lord of the Rings

User Review  - Dirk Elzinga - Goodreads

This is a descriptive and historical grammar of an invented language, a very odd book for someone to have written (and perhaps even odder for someone to have read). It is a solid piece of scholarship ... Read full review

Review: A Gateway to Sindarin: A Grammar of an Elvish Language from JRR Tolkien's Lord of the Rings

User Review  - Natalya Harkness - Goodreads

As a linguist, this book made me giddy. Highly recommend,but only if you've had linguistic training. My mother took one look and gave up, its very complicated for people not in the field. Read full review

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Contents

1 The History of Sindarin
3
2 The Sounds of Sindarin
19
3Sindarin Writing Systems
26
4 Historical Phonology of Sindarin
31
5 Mutations
73
6 Nouns
93
7 Adjectives
101
8 Pronouns
105
15Compound Words and Names
173
16 Loanwords in Sindarin
191
17 Syntax
194
Appendix 1 Extant Texts in Sindarin
211
Appendix 2 A SindarinEnglish Glossary
234
Appendix 3 Eldarin Roots
294
Appendix 4 An EnglishSindarin Glossary
317
Appendix 5 Sindarin Names
337

9 Verbs
111
10 Adverbs Prefixes and Prepositions
139
11 Conjunctions
148
12 The Article
149
13 Interjections
153
14Word Formation
154
Appendix 6 Miscellanea
395
Glossary of Linguistic Terms
404
Annotated Bibliography
416
Addendum
436
Copyright

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