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The sentence in Wik-Munkan

Barbara J. Sayers

The sentence in Wik-Munkan

a description of propositional relationships

by Barbara J. Sayers

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Published by Dept. of Linguistics, Research School of Pacific Studies, Australian National University in Canberra .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wik-Munkan language -- Sentences.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 183-185.

    Statementby Barbara J. Sayers.
    SeriesPacific linguistics.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPL7101.W5 S4
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 185, 13 p. ;
    Number of Pages185
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4593513M
    LC Control Number77355875

    Wik Mungkan ETHNONYMS: Munggan, Wik, Wikmunkan Orientation Identification. In early ethnographies of the area, "Wik Mungkan" has been used both for the particular language and for the "tribe" nominally speaking it. In fact, dialect names throughout this region are commonly prefixed by a term meaning "language" (i.e., "Wik-") together with a lexical item that typifies the particular dialect. transitive sentence has a different case inflection (accusative). Nominative-ergative languages differ in having a single case inflec­ tion (nominative) for the subject of an intransitive and object of a transitive sentence, and a different case (ergative) for the subject of a transitive sentence (Hockett ). The diagram shows theAuthor: J. Hudson, B. Sayers.

    The Joshua Project Progress Scale is an estimate of the progress of church planting among a people group, people cluster, country or language. The Progress Scale is derived from people group values for percent Evangelical and percent Christian Adherent. Same source, same target, different paths: from ‘person’ to reflexive in Umpithamu and other Paman languages Article in Language Sciences 30(6) November with 19 ReadsAuthor: Jean-Christophe Verstraete.

    Sayers, Barbara J, The sentence in Wik-Munkan: a description of propositional relationships, , Pacific Linguistics B, Linguistics Pike, Kenneth L, Sociolinguistic evaluation of alternative mathematical models: English pronouns, , Language, Linguistics. 10 Responses to “Ditransitive Constructions: The Verb ‘Give’” Teresa Torres Says: November 19th, at am. Panyjima appears as an example of “double-object construction”, since both objects are marked with accusative case.


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Wik-Mungkan, or Wik-Mungknh, is a Paman language spoken on the northern part of Cape York Peninsula of Queensland, Australia, by around 1, Wik-Mungkan people, and related peoples including the Wikalkan, Wik-Ngathana, Wikngenchera language groups.

Wik Mungkan is healthier than most other languages on the peninsula, and is developing and absorbing other Aboriginal languages very ge family: Pama–Nyungan, PamanNorth.

In this case Wik-Mungkan means ‘those who say mungkan to mean eating.’ The English language has adopted at least one Wik-Mungkan term ‘taipan’ as a term for a venomous snake.

The Wik-Mungkan New Testament ‘ Wik Inangan Kan-Kanam ‘ was printed in. ONLINE Outline description of the alphabet and grammar of a dialect of Wik-Munkan spoken at Coen, North Queensland.

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Language. Wik Mungkan is a form of Paman which is a subset of the broader Pama-Nyungan language family, and closely related to Kugu Nganhcara. Wik means "speech" It is spoken around Aurunkun and the Edward ly among Wik language speakers, where speech styles are defined in terms of some distinctive lexical feature, those whose mother tongue is Wik Mungkan use "eating" as a.

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Australian Aborigines BranchPages:. The Dyirbal Language of North Queensland R. M. W. Dixon Originally published inthis study is dedicated to the surviving speakers of the Dyirbal, Giramay and Mamu dialects.GUGU-YALANJI AND WIK-MUNKAN LANGUAGE STUDIES. Occasional Papers in Aboriginal Studies Number Two [William James Oates, Lynette Frances Oates, Hank Hershberger, Ruth Hershberger, Barbara Sayers, Marie Godfrey] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

GUGU-YALANJI AND WIK-MUNKAN LANGUAGE STUDIES. Occasional Papers in Aboriginal Studies Number TwoAuthor: William James Oates, Lynette Frances Oates, Hank Hershberger.Selected bibliography of material on the Githabul language and people held in the AIATSIS Library Harland Kerr - Comparison of Anyula base pronouns with Burera, Maung and Wik- Munkan; Elfreda MacDonald - Notes on the noun classes of Anyula Harland B.

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