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A tonal grammar of Kwanyama

Riikka Halme

A tonal grammar of Kwanyama

by Riikka Halme

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Published by R udiger K oppe Verlag in K oln .
Written in English

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    SeriesNamibian African studies -- 8
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21405216M
    ISBN 103896450840

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A tonal grammar of Kwanyama by Riikka Halme Download PDF EPUB FB2

The present book is the first sketch of Kwanyama grammar with a systematic account on tone. The main aim is to provide an analysis of the tonal system of this language.

Therefore the study discusses both the lexical tone, i.e. tone as an inherent property of a lexeme, and the grammatical tone wich marks grammatical properties. Cited by: 6. Genre/Form: Grammars (form) Additional Physical Format: Online version: A tonal grammar of Kwanyama book, Riikka.

Tonal grammar of Kwanyama. Köln: R. Köppe, © (OCoLC) Riika Halme’s monograph, A tonal grammar of Kwanyama, is an important contribution to the study of the Oshiwambo (Guthrie R) group of Bantu languages spoken in Angola and Namibia.

Additional Physical Format: Print version: Halme, Riikka. Tonal grammar of Kwanyama. Köln: R. Köppe, © (DLC) (OCoLC) Material Type. Kwanyama or Cuanhama is a national language of Angola and is a standardized dialect of the Ovambo language, and is mutually intelligible with Oshindonga, the other Ovambo dialect with a standard written form.

The entire Christian Bible has been translated into Kwanyama and was first published in under the name Ombibeli by the South African Native to: Namibia and Angola. The present book is the first sketch of Kwanyama grammar with a systematic account on tone. The main aim is to provide an analysis of the tonal system of this language.

The main aim is to provide an analysis of the tonal system of this language. English - Kwanyama Dictionary by Tobias, G. & Turvey, B. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at A Tonal Grammar of Kinyarwanda - Autosegmental and Metrical Analysis: An Autosegmental and Metrical Analysis (Studies in Linguistics and Semiotics, 9) [Kimenyi, Alexandre] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

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Frankfurter Beiträge. We made using the - Kwanyama Language Lessons material easier to use and more effective. You can now read the ebook (in the pane on the left), listen to the audio (pane to the right) and practice your pronunciation (use on the Pronunciation Tool tab on right) all at the same time.

The - Kwanyama Language Lessons material can be used both as a self-guided course or with the. Kwanyama or Oshikwanyama is a national language of Angola and is a dialect of the Ovambo language.

References. Crane, Thera; Lindgren-Streicher, Karl and Wingo, Andy (). Hai ti. A Beginner's Guide to Oshikwanyama (PDF). CS1 maint: multiple names: authors list ()Gordon, Raymond, G., Jr., ed.

().Language family:. Larry M Hyman. University of Review of Riika Halme. A tonal grammar of Kwanyama. Article. Full-text available. Join ResearchGate to find. compound-noun a maximum of three tones. This presentation is a summary of my book, A Tonal Grammar of Kinyarwanda: An Autosegmental and Metrical Analysis I.

The nature of tone. In Bantu and African tonology, linguists have identified different types of tones: high tones, low tones, rising tones, falling tones, register tones, Size: 87KB. English-Kwanyama dictionary. Responsibility by G.W.R. Tobias and B.H.C. Turvey.

Imprint Johannesburg, Witwatersrand University Press, Physical description p. Series Bantu lexicographical archives, 1 Available online At the library. African Language Learning Whether you’re new to a particular African language, looking to brush up on your conversational language skills or working to improve your grammar, Schoenhof’s huge selection of African language learning books has you covered.

Kwanyama has no descendants or varieties listed in Wiktionary's language data modules. Category:kj:All topics: Kwanyama terms organized by topic, such as "Family" or "Chemistry".; Category:Terms derived from Kwanyama: Categories with terms derived from Kwanyama in various specific ge family: Bantu.

Carol Akiyama is the author of Japanese Grammar ( avg rating, ratings, 13 reviews, published ), Japanese Idioms Japanese Idioms ( avg rat /5. Vowel harmony. Lingala words show vowel harmony to some extent. The close-mid vowels /e/ and /o/ normally do not mix with the open-mid vowels /ɛ/ and /ɔ/ in words.

For example, the words ndɔbɔ 'fishhook' and ndobo 'mouse trap' are found, but not *ndɔbo or *ndobɔ. Vowel shift. The Lingala spoken in Kinshasa shows a vowel shift from /ɔ/ to /o/, leading to the absence of the Dialects: Bangala.

reasonably complete grammar reference, you may find that the grammar sections advance at a faster pace than the corresponding vocabulary lessons. If you don’t understand them the first time around, you can always come back to them later. This book began as a revision of a training manual for Peace Corps volunteers, but itsFile Size: KB.

Halme, Riikka (): A tonal grammar of Kwanyama [ ] Hamutumua, M. (): Oshikwanyama after Namibian independence: focus on the contribution of the Oshikwanyama Curriculum Committee [ ] Handekyn, E. (): Spraakkunst der Wankutshu-taal.

Kwanyama or Oshikwanyama is a national language of Angola and Namibia. Showing page 1. Found 4 sentences matching phrase "Oshikwanyama".Found in 1 ms. Translation memories are created by human, but computer aligned, which might cause mistakes.

They come from many sources and are not checked. Be warned.Halme, Riikka (): Tone in Kwanyama nouns Halme, Riikka (): Research on Kwanyama tone Halme, Riikka (): A tonal grammar of Kwanyama Hauenstein, Alfred (): Noms accompagnés de proverbes, chez les Ovimbundu et les Humbi du sud de l’Angola.Bible resources for Oshikwanyama.

Other names for the Oshikwanyama language: (Cuanhama, Humba, Kuanjama, Kuanyama, Kwancama, Kwanjama, Kwanyama, Ochikwanyama.