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Author Dol, Philomena Hedwig, 1966-

Title A grammar of Maybrat : a language of the Bird's Head Peninsula, Papua Province, Indonesia / Philomena Dol.

Published Canberra : Pacific Linguistics, 2007.

Copies

Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  499.122 DOL    AVAILABLE
 UniM Bail  499 PACI  v.586    AVAILABLE
Physical description xvii, 328 pages : illustrations, 3 maps ; 25 cm
Notes Includes index.
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 320-324.
Summary "Maybrat is a Papuan language which is spoken in the central area of the Bird's Head Peninsula, Papua Province, Indonesia. Despite the fact that it is one of the larger local languages in Papua Province in terms of numbers of speakers, a comprehensive grammar on this language has hitherto not been published. This book aims to give an overview of the phonology, morphology and syntax of the Maybrat language as it is spoken by the people of Ayawasi. Ideally, this work can be used as a reference grammar: it gives information about the most important structural and typological aspects of Maybrat. With this in mind, the grammar is full of illustrative examples centred around contrasts in form and meaning, which are discussed in the text." -- Back cover.
Other author Australian National University. Pacific Linguistics.
Subject Mai Brat language -- Grammar.
Papua (Indonesia) -- Languages -- Grammar.
ISBN 9780858835733 (paperback)