Doromu-Koki – English Dictionary

Bradshaw, Robert L. (2021) Doromu-Koki – English Dictionary. Languages of the World/Dictionaries, 77 . LINCOM GmbH, Munich.

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This dictionary is the culmination of 20 years of language development, involving language data collection, analysis and translation work in the Doromu-Koki language community of Central Province, Papua New Guinea. As well as nearly 5,000 example sentences, the dictionary includes a brief cultural introduction and grammatical sketch. Also included is a thesaurus based on SIL International dictionary development semantic domains, as well as a few language classified semantic lists. More comprehensive cultural and linguistic studies are referenced in the bibliography, as well as a previous trial dictionary. The purpose of this dictionary is as a repository of an endangered language, serving as a means of preserving the linguistic and cultural heritage of the Doromu-Koki people for generations to come

Item ID: 71106
Item Type: Book (Research - A1)
ISBN: 978-3969390429
Keywords: Doromu-Koki, dictionary, thesaurus, semantic domains
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Copyright Information: All rights reserved, including the rights of translation into any foreign language. No part of this book may be reproduced in any way without the permission of the publisher.
Date Deposited: 27 May 2022 00:56
FoR Codes: 47 LANGUAGE, COMMUNICATION AND CULTURE > 4704 Linguistics > 470408 Lexicography and semantics @ 90%
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