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study of the Kanuri language, grammar and vocabulary

Johannes Lukas

study of the Kanuri language, grammar and vocabulary

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Published by Pub. for the International Institute of African Languages & Cultures by the Oxford University Press in London, New York [etc.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Kanuri language -- Grammar

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Johannes Lukas.
    ContributionsInternational African Institute.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPL8361 .L8
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 253, [1] p.
    Number of Pages253
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6374674M
    LC Control Number38024176
    OCLC/WorldCa5259779


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Originally published inthis book is a practical manual of Kanuri which will be of use to both the layman and the linguist. This analysis makes it clear that kanuri is a tone-language and the author urges the reader to observe the tone-system of the language so that the accidence can be fully understood, as grammatical tone sometimes forms an integral part of by: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Lukas, Johannes, Study of the Kanuri language: grammar and vocabulary.

London, Dawsons of Pall Mall for International African Institute, Study of the Kanuri language, grammar and vocabulary. London, New York [etc.] Pub. for the International Institute of African Languages & Cultures by the Oxford University Press, (OCoLC) Online version: Lukas, Johannes, Study of the Kanuri language, grammar and vocabulary.

1st Edition Published on Septem by Routledge Originally published inthis book is a practical manual of Kanuri which will be of use to both th A Study of the Kanuri Language: Grammar and Vocabulary - 1st Edition. Kanuri is the language associated with the Kanem and Bornu empires which dominated the Lake Chad region for a thousand years.

The basic word order of Kanuri sentences is subject–object–verb. It is typologically unusual in simultaneously having postpositions and post-nominal modifiers – for example, "Bintu's pot" would be expressed as nje Language family: Nilo-Saharan?, SaharanWestern. Read "A Study of the Kanuri Language Grammar and Vocabulary" by Johannes Lukas available from Rakuten Kobo.

Originally published inthis book is a practical manual of Kanuri which will be of use to both the layman and the Brand: Taylor And Francis. A Study of the Kanuri Language Grammar and Vocabulary this book is a practical manual of Kanuri which will be of use to both the layman and the linguist.

This analysis makes it clear that kanuri is a tone-language and the author urges the reader to observe the tone-system of the language so that the accidence can be fully understood, as. The manual consists of 30 lessons, each comprising a dialogue, a grammar section, translation parts, several exercises and drills, and a vocabulary section.

An appendix gives the keys to the exercises, the translation of the texts, and a vocabulary as well as a grammatical index. Numerous illustrations show the Kanuri material : Norbert Cyffer.

The first printed record of Kanuri is a list of numerals. Grammar of the Bornu or Kanuri Language by Sigismund Koelle. African Native Literature, or proverbs, tales, fables and historical fragments in the Kanuri or Bornu language, to which are added a translation of the above and a Kanuri-English vocabulary by Sigismund Koelle.

A study of the Kanuri language, grammar and vocabulary. London; New York: Published for the International Institute of African Languages and Cultures by the Oxford University Press. Since the first serious written data on Kanuri can be dated back only to the s, no date is given.

Grammar of the Bornu or Kanuri Language. London: Church Missionary Society. Lange, Dierk Un vocabulaire kanuri de la fin du XVIIe siècle. Cahiers d'Études africaines, Lukas, Johannes A Study of the Kanuri Language.

Grammar and Vocabulary. London: Oxford University Press. Kanuri Vocabulary List PanAfrican L10n page on. TY - BOOK AU - Lukas, Johannes PY - DA - // TI - A Study of the Kanuri Language: Grammar and Vocabulary PB - The Oxford University Press CY - London ID - Lukas ER. Start studying The Study of Language Chapter 7 - Grammar.

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Kanuri is a dialect continuum spoken by some four million people, as ofin Nigeria, Niger, Chad and Cameroon, as well as small minorities in southern Libya and by a diaspora in belongs to the Western Saharan subphylum of is the language associated with the Kanem and Bornu empires which dominated the Lake Chad region for a thousand years.

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In the vocabulary lists, we’ve. Grammar and Vocabulary. Author: Johannes Lukas; Publisher: Routledge ISBN: Category: Language Arts & Disciplines Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» Originally published inthis book is a practical manual of Kanuri which will be of use to both the layman and the linguist.

fowo (Kanuri) cloud; Synonyms. fowo (Kanembu) Further reading. The Standard Kanuri orthography (Bayero University. Centre for the Study of Nigerian Languages, ) We Learn Kanuri (), volume 1, page 36; Johannes Lukas, A Study of the Kanuri Language: Grammar and Vocabulary (), page 2.

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