A grammar of Mursi, a Nilo-Saharan language

Worku, Firew Girma (2020) A grammar of Mursi, a Nilo-Saharan language. PhD thesis, James Cook University.

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Abstract

Firew Girma Worku completed a reference Grammar of Mursi, a Nilo-Saharan Language spoken in the Lower Omo Valley, in Southwestern Ethiopia. This is the first detailed documentation of this little-known language for its speakers. It is a valuable source material for linguists who are interested in the descriptive, documentation, and comparative studies of the Surmic Group languages.

Item ID: 65453
Item Type: Thesis (PhD)
Keywords: ISO 639-3 muz, Mursi, Nilo-Saharan languages, Surmic Group languages, Lower Omo Valley, Ethiopia, reference grammars, linguistic analysis, Basic Linguistic Theory (BLT)
Copyright Information: © 2020 Firew Girma Worku.
Date Deposited: 29 Jan 2021 02:39
FoR Codes: 20 LANGUAGE, COMMUNICATION AND CULTURE > 2004 Linguistics > 200408 Linguistic Structures (incl Grammar, Phonology, Lexicon, Semantics) @ 100%
SEO Codes: 97 EXPANDING KNOWLEDGE > 970120 Expanding Knowledge in Language, Communication and Culture @ 100%
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