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Title Report on orthographical issues in Metlakatla Tsimshian.
Description:5 pp. ms., 11 pp. typescript, report on work done March 1975 with Arnold Booth and other Metlakatla bilingual teachers. Group reviewed Boas' stem list and adapted Dunn's practical orthography for use in Metlakatla. Includes remarks on phonology, especially stem vowel nucleus modification (length, glottalization, fading energy) not adequately recognized elsewhere.  16 pp.
Contributors Leer, Jeff (author)
Type Text
Subject Language(s) Tsimshian
LingType phonology
Files: TS974L1975b.pdf

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