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The Dura Language : Grammar and Phylogeny

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The Dura Language : Grammar and Phylogeny
Title
The Dura Language
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Grammar and Phylogeny
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eng
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MiAaPQ
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non fiction
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Languages of the Greater Himalayan Region Ser.
Series volume
v.17
The Dura Language : Grammar and Phylogeny
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The Dura Language : Grammar and Phylogeny
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Contents
  • Contents -- Acknowledgments -- List of Figures and Tables -- List of Abbreviations -- Chapter 1 Introduction -- 1.1 Aims -- 1.2 Organisation -- 1.3 Approach -- 1.4 Data on Tibeto-Burman -- 1.5 Dura Sources -- 1.6 Epistemological Limitations -- 1.7 Fieldwork and Informants -- 1.8 A Note on the Transliteration and Spelling Conventions -- Chapter 2 The Dura and Their Language -- 2.1 The Dura People-Kingmakers on the Fringes -- 2.2 The Dura Language -- 2.3 Earlier Research on Dura -- 2.4 Dura Media Frenzy -- 2.5 Language Classification -- Chapter 3 A Typological Overview -- 3.1 Phonology -- 3.2 Morphology and Syntax -- 3.3 Summary -- Chapter 4 Towards a Phonology of Dura -- 4.1 Consonants -- 4.2 Vowels -- 4.3 Diphthongs -- 4.4 Phonological Processes -- 4.5 Phonotactics -- Chapter 5 Lexicon -- 5.1 Dura Sound Changes -- 5.2 Dura Swadesh Lists -- 5.3 Kinship Terms -- 5.4 Foodstuffs -- 5.5 Animals -- 5.6 Basic Verbs -- 5.7 Numerals -- 5.8 Colour Terms -- 5.9 Household and Environment -- 5.10 Human Body Parts and Body Functions -- 5.11 Loanwords -- Chapter 6 Nouns -- 6.1 Pronouns -- 6.2 Noun Categories -- 6.3 Nominal Prefixes -- 6.4 Case Suffixes -- 6.5 Relator Nouns & Postpositions -- 6.6 Nominalisations -- 6.7 Simple Nouns -- 6.8 Compounding -- 6.9 Noun Reduplication -- 6.10 The Structure of the Noun Phrase -- 6.11 Unanalysable Nouns -- Chapter 7 Adjectives and Adjectivals -- 7.1 Common Adjectives -- 7.2 Adjectivals -- Chapter 8 Verbs -- 8.1 Verbal Prefixes -- 8.2 Verbal Suffixes -- 8.3 Copulas -- 8.4 Periphrastic Constructions -- 8.5 Modal Constructions -- 8.6 Periphrastic Causative -- 8.7 Complex Predicate Constructions -- Chapter 9 Adverbs -- 9.1 Adverbs of Time -- 9.2 Adverbs of Location -- 9.3 Adverbs of Manner -- 9.4 Epistemic Adverbs -- Chapter 10 Minor Word Classes -- 10.1 Other Pronouns -- 10.2 Other Demonstratives -- 10.3 Quantifiers
  • 10.4 Possible Remnants of Numeral Classifiers -- 10.5 Words with Pragmatic Function -- Chapter 11 Phylogenetic Evidence -- 11.1 Phonology -- 11.2 Lexicon -- 11.3 Morphology & Syntax -- 11.4 The Case of West Bodish -- 11.5 Proposed Genetic Affiliation of Dura -- Appendix -- Maps -- Master List of Morphological Items -- Dura Sentences -- Etymological Reference Dictionary -- References -- Sources -- Bibliography -- Index
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