Descriptive GrammarsTuvaluan: A Polynesian Language of the Central Pacific (Descriptive Grammars) [1ed.]0415024560, 9780415024563, 9780203027127

Author : Niko Besnier
Description:This grammar is the first detailed description of the structure of Tuvaluan, a language spoken in Polynesia. While the language shares features commonly found amongst Polynesian languages, it exhibits a number of divergent features of interest to scholars of Pacific languages, comparative linguistics, language typology, and language universals.
Categories: Linguistics Foreign
Year :2000
Publisher : Routledge
Language : English
N° Of Pages : 689
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