New PDF release: A Grammar of Mangghuer: A Mongolic Language of China's

By Keith W. Slater

This booklet is a grammar of Mangghuer, a Mongolic language spoken through nearly 25,000 humans in China's northwestern Qinghai Province. Mangghuer is nearly unknown outdoors China, and no grammar of Mangghuer has ever been released in any language. The book's basic significance is therefore as a scientific grammatical description of a little-known language. The booklet additionally makes an important contribution to comparative Mongolic reviews. as well as the synchronic description of Mangghuer, broad comparability with different Mongolic languages is integrated, demonstrating the genetic courting of Mangghuer inside that family members. during describing Mangghuer linguistic buildings, the e-book additionally examines problems with curiosity to linguistic typologists.

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