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reference grammar of the Kanuri language

John P. Hutchison

reference grammar of the Kanuri language

by John P. Hutchison

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Published by University of Wisconsin--Madison, African Studies Program, Boston University, African Studies Center in Madison, [Boston] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Kanuri language -- Grammar.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesKanuri language, a reference grammar.
    Statementproject associate, John P. Hutchison ; principal investigator, A. Neil Skinner.
    ContributionsSkinner, Neil.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPL8631.1 .H88 1981
    The Physical Object
    Pagination363 p. ;
    Number of Pages363
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1296780M
    LC Control Number92160436

    is a platform for academics to share research papers. OLAC resources in and about the Central Kanuri language ISO knc The combined catalog of all OLAC participants contains the following resources that are relevant to this language.

    Kanuri is the language associated with the Kanem and Bornu empires which dominated the Lake Chad region for a thousand years. The basic word order of Kanuri sentences is subject–object–verb. It is typologically unusual in simultaneously having postpositions and post-nominal modifiers – for example, "Bintu's pot" would be expressed as nje Bintu-be, "pot Bintu-of". Books about language change: The Power of Babel by John McWhorter An Amharic Reference Grammar Amharic Dictionary pt.1 Amharic Dictionary pt.2 Kanuri Kanuri Grammar. Zaghawa Phonology Manga Dictionary Kuliak Soo Dictionary Shabo Shabo Sketch.

    Read "A Study of the Kanuri Language Grammar and Vocabulary" by Johannes Lukas available from Rakuten Kobo. Originally published in , this book is a practical manual of Kanuri which will be of use to both the layman and the. Presentation of grammar The book explains the essentials of German grammar in clear and simple language. The format is easily accessible and grammar topics follow a pro-gression, which moves from simple aspects to more complex features. For more in-depth study, there are cross-references to related grammar .


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This analysis makes it clear that kanuri is a tone-language and the author urges the reader to observe the tone-system of the language so that the accidence can be fully understood, as grammatical tone sometimes forms an integral part of it.

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Originally published inthis book is a practical manual of Kanuri which will be of use to both the layman and the linguist. This analysis makes it clear that kanuri is a tone-language and the author urges the reader to observe reference grammar of the Kanuri language book tone-system of the language so that the accidence can be fully understood, as grammatical tone sometimes forms an integral part of it.

The Kanuri language was the major language of the pre-colonial Kanem Bornu Empire and still remains the major language spoken in Borno and Yobe sates in the modern day Nigeria, Diffa and.

Grammar of the Bornu or Kanuri Language by Sigismund Koelle. African Native Literature, or proverbs, tales, fables and historical fragments in the Kanuri or Bornu language, to which are added a translation of the above and a Kanuri-English vocabulary by Sigismund Koelle.

The Kanuri Language. A Reference Grammar. Madison: University of Wisconsin. Koelle, Sigismund Wilhelm Grammar of the Bornu or Kanuri Language. London: Church Missionary Society. Lange, Dierk Un vocabulaire kanuri de la fin du XVIIe siècle.

Cahiers d'Études africaines, 12(46): – Lukas, Johannes A Study of the Kanuri Language. This paperback third edition covers the fundamentals of grammar and is laid out in a simple and easy to follow format.

Its units are close to exhaustive in the range of grammar concepts that students are exposed to. Basic Grammar in Use is meant to be used both a self-study reference and as a practice book.

The vocabulary contains meaning-word pairs ("entries") corresponding to core LWT meanings from the recipient language Kanuri. The corresponding text chapter was published in the book Loanwords in the World's Languages.

The language page Kanuri contains a. This is the original and most authoritative reference of Korean Grammar Providing a wealth of information, A Reference Grammar of Korean is invaluable to all those with a serious interest in the Korean language by one of the world's leading scholars of East Asian Languages, this is the first comprehensive book on Korean grammar in English.

Professor Martin gives a detailed/5(10). A Reference Grammar of the Kanuri Language. This study presents a grammatical analysis of the Kanuri language as it is spoken in Yerwa, the capital of Borno State in Nigeria.

The material is organized in such a way as to be useful to students of the Kanuri language, to linguists, and to Kanuri people interested in the grammar of their by: Dictionary of the Kanuri Language Issue 13 of PALL Series Volume 13 of Publications in African languages and linguistics, ISSN Authors: Norbert Cyffer, John P.

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Relational Grammar Lexical-Functional Grammar Government-Binding Theory Role and Reference Grammar Summary Other syntactic theories Conclusion Notes and suggested readings Exercises References Language index Subject index Contents viii. An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip.

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Kanuri is a dialect continuum spoken by some four million people, as ofin Nigeria, Niger, Chad and Cameroon, as well as small minorities in southern Libya and by a diaspora in belongs to the Western Saharan subphylum of is the language associated with the Kanem and Bornu empires which dominated the Lake Chad region for a thousand years.

Grammar of the Bornu or Kanuri language; with dialogues, translations, and vocabulary (by E. Norris).Grammar of the Bórnu or Kānurī language quantity. Add to cart. SKU: eb6f8b94 Category: Books > Cornell University Library Tag: Kanuri language.The Kanuri Language.

A Reference Grammar. Madison: University of Wisconsin. Koelle, Sigismund Wilhelm Grammar of the Bornu or Kanuri Language. London: Church Missionary Society. Lange, Dierk Un vocabulaire kanuri del fin du XVIIe siècle. Cahiers d'Études africaines, 12(46): Lukas, Johannes A Study of the Kanuri.