Category: African Languages


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Studies in Hausa Language and Linguistics: In Honour of F.W. Parsons

By: Graham Furniss and Philip J. Jaggar (eds.)

Price: $53.00

Publisher: London, UK, Kegan Paul International: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007713

ISBN: 0-7103-0282-7

Condition: Very Good

Printed Pages: 313. View more info

Language and Communication Studies in South Africa: Current Issues and Directions in Research and Inquiry

By: L.W. Lanham and K.P. Prinsloo (eds.)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Cape Town, South Africa, Oxford University Press: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007590

ISBN: 0-19-570144-5

Condition: Very Good

Printed Pages: 259. Dust-jacket torn from the edges. View more info

Languages of Asia and Africa, Volume 5: The Hausa Language: A Descriptive Grammar

By: M. Smirnova; Translated By G.L. Campbell

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, UK, Routledge and Kegal Paul: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008344

ISBN: 0-7100-9076-5

Condition: Good

Printed Pages: 118. View more info

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The Syntax of Chichewa

By: Sam Mchombo

Price: $110.00

Publisher: Cambridge, UK, Cambridge University Press: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012770

ISBN: 0-521-57378-5

Condition: New

This comprehensive book provides a detailed description of the major syntactic structures of Chichewa. Assuming no prior knowledge of current theory, it covers topics such as relative clause and question formation, interactions between tone and syntactic structure, aspects of clause structure such as complementation, and phonetics and phonology. It also provides a detailed account of argument structure, in which the role of verbal suffixation is examined. Sam Mchombo’s description is supplemented by observations about how the study of African languages, specifically Bantu languages, has cont... View more info