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Handbook of Australian Languages, Volume 1

Robert M. W. Dixon, Barry J. Blake - Foreign Language Study - 1979 - 390 pages
This handbook makes available short grammatical sketches of Australian languages. Each grammar is written in a standard format, following guidelines provided by the editors ...
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The Manambu Language of East Sepik, Papua New Guinea

Aleksandra I︠U︡rʹevna Aĭkhenvalʹd, Alexandra Y. Aikhenvald - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2008 - 702 pages
This book presents the first comprehensive description of the Manambu language of Papua New Guinea. Manambu belongs to the Ndu language family, and is spoken by about 2,500 ...
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A Grammar of Tariana, from Northwest Amazonia

Alexandra Y. Aikhenvald, Aleksandra I︠U︡rʹevna Aĭkhenvalʹd - Foreign Language Study - 2006 - 732 pages
This is a comprehensive reference grammar of Tariana, an endangered Arawak language from a remote region in the northwest Amazonian jungle. Its speakers traditionally marry ...
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Making New Words: Morphological Derivation in English

R. M. W. Dixon, Robert Malcolm Ward Dixon - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2014 - 448 pages
Making New Words provides a detailed study of the 200 or so prefixes and suffixes which create new words in today's English. Alongside a systematic discussion of these forms ...
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Switch-Reference and Discourse Representation

Lesley Stirling - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1993 - 354 pages
This book argues that types of anaphoric linkage across clause boundaries cannot be adequately accounted for by Binding Theory, proposing instead an account for them which is ...
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The Diachronic Typology of Non-Canonical Subjects

Ilja A. Serzant, Leonid Kulikov - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2013 - 364 pages
This volume is an important contribution to the diachrony of non-canonical subjects in a typological perspective. The questions addressed concern the internal mechanisms and ...
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