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Author Borchers, Dörte.

Title A grammar of Sunwar : descriptive grammar, paradigms, texts and glossary / by Dörte Borchers.

Publication Info. Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2008.


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Description 1 online resource (xxi, 315 pages) : illustrations.
Series Brill's Tibetan studies library, 1568-6183 ; v. 5/7. Languages of the greater Himalayan region
Brill's Tibetan studies library ; v. 5/7.
Brill's Tibetan studies library. Languages of the greater Himalayan region.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 311-315).
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Contents Contents; Abbreviations; Illustrations; Acknowledgements; Organisation of the book; Editorial Foreword; Chapter One Background information; Chapter Two Phonology; Chapter Three The writing system; Chapter Four Nominal morphology; Chapter Five Finite verbs; Chapter Six Non-finite verbs; Chapter Seven Paradigms; Chapter Eight Texts; 8.2 Religious matters; 8.3 Family life; 8.4 Work; 8.5 Autobiographical scetches; 8.6 Miscellaneous matters; Chapter Nine Glossary; Chapter Ten Bibliography.
Summary Offers a description of Sunwar, a Tibeto-Burman language spoken in eastern Nepal. This book features background information on the Sunwar language, its speakers and their culture, followed by sections on the phonology, the indigenous writing system and the morphology of Sunwar. It is intended for those interested in the languages of South Asia.
Subject Sunwar language -- Grammar.
Sunwar language -- Texts.
Sunwar language -- Glossaries, vocabularies, etc.
FOREIGN LANGUAGE STUDY -- Southeast Asian Languages.
Other Form: Print version: Borchers, Dörte. Grammar of Sunwar. Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2008 (DLC) 2008006762 (OCoLC)192050143
ISBN 9789047433491 (electronic bk.)
9047433491 (electronic bk.)
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