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Navajo sound system

Joyce McDonough

Navajo sound system

by Joyce McDonough.

by Joyce McDonough

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Published by Kluwer Academic Publishers in Dordrecht, Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Navajo language -- Phonology,
  • Navajo language -- Morphology,
  • Navajo language -- Spectral analysis

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 199-205) and index.

    SeriesStudies in natural language and linguistic theory -- v. 55.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPM2007 .M34 2003
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 212 p. :
    Number of Pages212
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18888235M
    ISBN 101402013515, 1402013523
    LC Control Number2003051322
    OCLC/WorldCa52133267

    In this fast-paced sequel to the highly acclaimed Navajo Autumn, Charlie Yazzie and Thomas Begay encounter danger and intrigue on the nation's largest Indian and new characters emerge to unravel ongoing corruption in the upcoming Patsy Greyhorse murder trials, and an irascible Ute family and their shrewd ranch-woman neighbor become caught up in the plot to place certain tribal. Inkeeping with this, the goal of this project is to provide a baseline description of the phonetic structure of Navajo, as it is spoken on the Navajo reservation today, to provide a foundation for further work on the s in Natural Language and Linguistic Theory: The Navajo Sound System (Hardcover).

    Navajo or Navaho (/ ˈ n æ v ə h oʊ, ˈ n ɑː-/; Navajo: Diné bizaad [tìnépìz̥ɑ̀ːt] or Naabeehó bizaad [nɑ̀ːpèːhópìz̥ɑ̀ːt]) is a Southern Athabaskan language of the Na-Dené family, by which it is related to languages spoken across the western areas of North is spoken primarily in the Southwestern United States, especially in the Navajo ge family: Dené–Yeniseian?, Na . A brief summary of the sound system of the. Navajo language introduces this. Navajo-English dictionary. Diacritical markings and an. English definition are given for. each Navajo word. Words are listed alphabetically by. Navajo sound. (VM).

      Read Navajo Alphabet The Navajo Sound System Vowels and Consonants Dine bizaad bihooshaah Ebook Free. This book is a source of vocabulary and grammatical information that is indispensable for teachers and students of the Navajo language. Beginning with an explanation of the Navajo sound system, the publication is followed by a page long outline of Navajo grammar.


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