In this study the author not only comments on some of the important processes in the syntax of the Mojave language but also provides the reader with an introduction to a language whose grammar had, previous to the titles publication in 1976, never been described. This title will be of interest to students of language and linguistics.
Table of Contents
List of Tables; Abbreviations; Preface; A Note on Spelling; Introductory Note on Mojave Phonology; 1. Elements of Simple-Sentence Structure 2. Auxiliary Verbs, Aspect, and Conjunction 3. Nominalization and Embedded Clauses 4. The Predicate Nominal Construction; References; Appendix