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reference grammar for the Coast Tsimshian language

John Asher Dunn

reference grammar for the Coast Tsimshian language

by John Asher Dunn

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Published by National Museums of Canada in Ottawa, Ont .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tsimshian language -- Grammar

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJohn Asher Dunn
    SeriesCanadian Ethnology Service -- Paper No.55, Mercury series = Collection Mercure
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPM"821"D86
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 79 p
    Number of Pages79
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21164834M

    A Reference Grammar for the Coast Tsimshian Language. National Museum of Man. Canadian Ethnology Service, Paper No. Ottawa Information provided by Wolfgang Kuhl. If you would like to make any corrections or additions to this page, or if you can provide recordings, please contact me. Information about Tsimshian | Numbers. In the mids, Sm'algyax, the language of the Coast Tsimshian people, came under the protection of Canada's Urgent Ethnology Programme, which commissioned a dictionary by linguist John Dunn. With the help of many Tsimshian consultants, Dunn completed the dictionary in and the first written grammar of the language in The dictionary quickly became the .

    Sm'Algyax A Reference Dictionary and Grammar for the Coast Tsimshian Language by John Asher. Dunn ISBN ISBN Paperback; Baltimore, Maryland, U.s.a.: University of Washington Press, May ; ISBN In , he published a Coast Tsimshian Dictionary (Canadian Ethnology Service Pa National Museums of Canada), and, in , A Reference Grammar for the Coast Tsimshian Language (Canadian Ethnology Service Pa National Museums of Canada).

    In the mids, Sm'algyax, the language of the Coast Tsimshian people, came under the protection of Canada's Urgent Ethnology Programme, which commissioned a dictionary by linguist John Dunn. With the help of many Tsimshian consultants, Dunn completed the dictionary in and the first written grammar of the language in This book introduces the analysis of language structure, combining both description and theory within a single, practical text. It begins by examining words and parts of words, and then looks at how words work together to form sentences that communicate meaning.


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Reference grammar for the Coast Tsimshian language by John Asher Dunn Download PDF EPUB FB2

In the mids, Sm’algyax, the language of the Coast Tsimshian people, came under the protection of Canada’s Urgent Ethnology Programme, which commissioned a dictionary by linguist John Dunn.

With the help of many Tsimshian consultants, Dunn completed the dictionary in and the first written grammar of the language in /5(1).

In the mids, Sm’algyax, the language of the Coast Tsimshian people, came under the protection of Canada’s Urgent Ethnology Programme, which commissioned a dictionary by linguist John Dunn. With the help of many Tsimshian consultants, Dunn completed the dictionary in and the first written grammar of the language in The dictionary quickly became the.

Reference grammar for the coast Tsimshian language. Ottawa: National Museums of Canada, (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, National government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: John Asher Dunn.

A general introduction to the phonology, morphology, and syntax of contemporary Coast Tsimshian. The grammar provided helps explain the practical orthography used, pronunciation and sound changes, word formation, and by: Get this from a library.

A reference grammar for the coast Tsimshian language. [John Asher Dunn; Project Muse.]. A reference grammar for the coast Tsimshian language By John Asher Dunn. A dictionary and a grammar of the Sm'algyax language of the Coast Tsimshian people, first published in and by the National Museums of Canada and the Canadian Museum of Civilization.

The dictionary includes a transcription, morphological information, English glosses, and phonetic transcriptions for each word.

The reference grammar is a nonAuthor: John Asher Dunn. In the mids, Sm'algyax, the language of the Coast Tsimshian people, came under the reference grammar for the Coast Tsimshian language book of Canada's Urgent Ethnology Programme, which commissioned a dictionary by linguist John Dunn.

With the help of many Tsimshian consultants, Dunn completed the dictionary in and the first written grammar of the language in Author: John Asher Dunn.

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TY - BOOK AU - Dunn, John Asher PY - DA - // TI - Sm’algyax: a reference dictionary and grammar for the Coast Tsimshian language PB - University of Washington Press / Sealaska Heritage Fondation CY - Seattle / Juneau N1 - Revised edition of: A practical dictionary of the Coast Tsimshian language.and A reference grammar for the Coast Tsimshian language.

In the mids, Sm?algyax, the language of the Coast Tsimshian people, came under the protection of Canada?s Urgent Ethnology Programme, which commissioned a dictionary by linguist John Dunn. With the help of many Tsimshian consultants, Dunn completed the dictionary in and the first written grammar of the language in Reviews: 1.

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Brand new Book. In the mids, Sm'algyax, the language of the Coast Tsimshian people, came under the protection of Canada's Urgent Ethnology Programme, which commissioned a dictionary by linguist John Dunn.

With the help of many Tsimshian consultants, Dunn completed the dictionary in and the first written grammar of the language in John Asher Dunn (J – July 4, ) was an American linguist who created the first academic dictionary and grammar of the Tsimshian language, an American Indian language of northwestern British Columbia and southeast Alaska.

InDunn and his wife Luceen began fieldwork on the Tsimshian language in Kitkatla, British Columbia and Prince Rupert, B.C.

In the mids, Sm'algyax, the language of the Coast Tsimshian people, came under the protection of Canada's Urgent Ethnology Programme, which commissioned a dictionary by linguist John Dunn.

With the help of many Tsimshian consultants, Dunn completed the dictionary in and the first written grammar of the language in Price Range: $25 - $ Tsimshian, known by its speakers as Sm'álgyax, is a dialect of the Tsimshian language spoken in northwestern British Columbia and southeastern Alaska.

Sm'algyax means literally "real or true language.". The linguist Tonya Stebbins estimated the number of speakers of Tsimshian in as around and in as or fewer (see references below).). Whichever figure is. Download PDF: Sorry, we are unable to provide the full text but you may find it at the following location(s): (external link) http.

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Publication date Topics Tsimshian Orthography, tsi.Boas, Franz (). "Tsimshian". Handbook of American Indian Languages, Part 1, ed. Franz Boas, pp. Bureau of American Ethnology, Bulletin Washington: Government Printing Office. Dunn, John Asher (). A Reference Grammar for the Coast Tsimshian Language.

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