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Format: cloth

Price: $42.00

ISBN: 1-55500-050-9

Date: Rpr 1997 (first published 1995)

A Practical Grammar of the Central Alaskan Yup'ik Language

by Jacobson, Steven A. ; Jacobson, Anna


Written in a clear, concise, and readable style, this volume is a comprehensive textbook and complete reference guide for students. It is a valuable resource from beginning lessons in Yup段k sounds and spelling to an advanced grammatical level. The book is designed for nonspeakers, for native Yup段k speakers seeking knowledge about the structure of their language, and for partial speakers who want to improve their abilities. The 24 chapters include vocabulary lists, grammatical explanations with examples, and exercises. Annotated Yup段k readings are keyed to the chapter lessons. Also included are Yup段k-to-English and English-to-Yup段k vocabularies. 1 map, 50 photos. Tape/CD sold separately. Includes photos, maps, bibliography, index. Sold in hardcover ($42) and softcover ($33).

Language: Central Alaskan Yup'ik (CY11)

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