A Grammar of the Margi Language: 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

A Grammar of the Margi Language

1st Edition

By Carl Hoffmann

Routledge

306 pages

Purchasing Options:$ = USD
Hardback: 9781138090187
pub: 2017-09-27
SAVE ~$21.00
$140.00
$119.00
x
eBook (VitalSource) : 9781315108735
pub: 2017-09-18
from $22.50


FREE Standard Shipping!

Description

Originally published in 1963, this was, and still is, the only Grammar to be published of the Margi language which is spoken by the people of the Adamawa and Bornu areas of Nigeria. Definitions and explanations ahve been given in as explicitya form as possible, especially where the average student could not be expected to be familiar with the terminology. Numerous examples have been added to illustrate the theoretical explanations.

Table of Contents

Preface. Bibliography. Abbreviations and Signs. Introduction. 1. Phonology 2. Morphology and Syntax.

About the Series

Linguistic Surveys of Africa

Learn more…

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
LAN009010
LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Linguistics / Historical & Comparative
LAN009060
LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Linguistics / Syntax
LAN024000
LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Linguistics / Etymology
SOC053000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Regional Studies