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Asimjeeg_Datooga_Grammatical_Sketch -- Asimjeeg_Datooga_Grammatical_Sketch -- Documentation of Isimjeeg Datooga
Title:
Asimjeeg_Datooga_Grammatical_Sketch -- Asimjeeg_Datooga_Grammatical_Sketch -- Documentation of Isimjeeg Datooga
ID:
https://lat1.lis.soas.ac.uk/ds/asv?openpath=MPI1217389%23
IGS0229
Online:
Yes
Archive:
Contributor:
Richard Griscom (author)
Description:
A grammatical sketch of Asimjeeg Datooga, including sociolinguistic background, phonology, morphology and syntax. The grammar sketch covers a range of different topics in the grammatical system of Asimjeeg Datooga, and also includes a literature review, information about the sociolinguistic background of the language, and a brief description of language endangerment and multilingualism. In the phonology section, the phoneme inventory, phonotactics, and tone system are described. In the nominal morphosyntax section, nominal morphology and tonology are described, including number, demonstrative, possessive, anaphoric reference, and case constructions. In the verbal morphosyntax section, a brief outline of verbal morphology is provided, including, verb classes, ATR, indexation, tense-aspect-mood constructions, directionality, tone, and relative clause constructions. The section on closed classes describes the basic structure and distributional properties of pronominals, adjectives, numerals, adverbials, prepositions, conjunctions, and discourse particles. The final two sections describe verbal and non-verbal syntactic constructions. Bundle includes PDF file.
Subject language:
Datooga
Language family:
Nilo-Saharan
Other coverage:
Tanzania
Other date:
2018-06-01
Other format:
application/pdf
Other subject:
Secondary document
Grammatical sketch
Datooga
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Archive: Endangered Languages Archive
Online: Yes
Subject language: Datooga
Language family: Nilo-Saharan
Geographic region: Africa
Contributor: Richard Griscom
Title: Asimjeeg_Datooga_Grammatical_Sketch -- Asimjeeg_Datooga_Grammatical_Sketch -- Documentation of Isimjeeg Datooga
Other coverage: Tanzania
Other date: 2018-06-01
Other format: application/pdf
Other subject: Datooga
Other subject: Grammatical sketch
Other subject: Secondary document