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  1. Koromfe

    By John Rennison

    Series: Descriptive Grammars

    First published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published October 25th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Ndyuka

    By George L. Huttar, Mary L. Huttar

    Series: Descriptive Grammars

    First published in 1994. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published October 25th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Wari

    By Daniel L. Everett, Barbara Kern

    Series: Descriptive Grammars

    This is the first major study of any Chapakuran language and makes an important contribution to linguistic theory. This study is especially timely as the Chapakuran languages of Western Brazil and Eastern Bolivia are endangered, and less than 2,000 known speakers of Wari and its related dialects...

    Published October 25th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Nigerian Pidgin

    By Nick Faraclas

    Series: Descriptive Grammars

    This is the first comprehensive grammar of Nigerian Pidgin. This book provides basic descriptive and analytical treatment of the syntax, morphology and phonology of a language which may soon become the most widely spoken in all of Africa....

    Published October 25th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Finnish

    By Merja Karalainen, Helena Sulkala

    Series: Descriptive Grammars

    First published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published February 5th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Maltese

    By Marie Azzopardi-Alexander, Albert Borg

    Series: Descriptive Grammars

    Focusing primarily on Standard Maltese, the authors clarify many areas which, until now, remain undefined, with emphasis on syntax and intonation. English loanwords continue to find their way into Standard Maltese, especially as the Maltese inhabitants become increasingly bilingual, and the...

    Published September 30th 2012 by Routledge

  7. Malayalam

    By R. E. Asher

    Series: Descriptive Grammars

    Malayalam is one of the four major Dravidian languages spoken principally in the southern part of India. It has a recorded history of eight centuries and is spoken by more than thirty million people on the Malabar coast of southern IndiaThis is the first detailed description of Malayalam, providing...

    Published July 26th 2012 by Routledge

  8. Gulf Arabic

    By Clive Holes

    Series: Descriptive Grammars

    First published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published November 4th 2011 by Routledge

  9. Evenki

    By Igor Nedjalkov

    Series: Descriptive Grammars

    Evenki is one of the nine Tungusic languages spoken in Siberia and Northern China. This books gives a complete description of all this language's linguistics domains. Evenki is remarkable for both the vast area where it is spoken- from Western Siberia to the Amur regions and from the shores of the...

    Published October 6th 2010 by Routledge

  10. Marathi

    By Rajeshwari Pandharipande

    Series: Descriptive Grammars

    This is a complete grammatical description of Marathi, which belongs to the Indo-European family and is spoken in Maharashtra State in India. It has around 45 million speakers, who comprise about eight per cent of the total population of India. Marathi is particularly interesting from the point of...

    Published October 5th 2010 by Routledge

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