The Resource Outline of grammar [1] - general

Outline of grammar [1] - general

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Outline of grammar [1] - general
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Outline of grammar [1] - general
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General remarks on dialects of W.A.; Travelling of words southward from north & north-west - gives examples; Custom of circumcision factor towards shading of dialects, young boys sent on initiation tours; Change in dialects & physical features (fair-haired) along coast, possibly due to men from shipwrecks; Linguistic & marriage relationships compared with Dravidian customs; Gives class divisions, Broome, Roebourne, Beagle Bay, Examples of personal nicknames, bestowed from some physical peculiarity (S.W. of W.A.), names of dead - taboo (Broome); Notes on alphabet; consonants; pronunciation; similarities between districts, again attributed to the run of natives to meetings, ceremonies etc.; accent; noun cases; plurals; adjectives; Advantage taken of existing works on subject, specially that of Rev. J. Mathew; All areas covered
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1859-1951
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Bates, Daisy
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[c.1904]
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Mathew, J
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Outline of grammar [1] - general
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  • Typescript copy of ms. Section 12, 1; 1-35
  • Held In; National Library of Australia, Canberra. MS365-37/5-42
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M0048422
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0069335
Label
Outline of grammar [1] - general
Publication
Note
  • Typescript copy of ms. Section 12, 1; 1-35
  • Held In; National Library of Australia, Canberra. MS365-37/5-42
Control code
M0048422
System control number
0069335

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