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By Keith W. Slater

ISBN-10: 0700714715

ISBN-13: 9780700714711

ISBN-10: 1138992011

ISBN-13: 9781138992016

This ebook is a grammar of Mangghuer, a Mongolic language spoken by means of nearly 25,000 humans in China's northwestern Qinghai Province. Mangghuer is almost unknown outdoors China, and no grammar of Mangghuer has ever been released in any language. The book's fundamental value is hence as a scientific grammatical description of a little-known language. The booklet additionally makes an important contribution to comparative Mongolic reports. as well as the synchronic description of Mangghuer, broad comparability with different Mongolic languages is integrated, demonstrating the genetic courting of Mangghuer inside that kin. during describing Mangghuer linguistic constructions, the ebook additionally examines problems with curiosity to linguistic typologists.

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