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Author Evans, Nicholas, 1956-

Title Kayardild dictionary and thesaurus : a vocabulary of the language of the Bentinck Islanders, North-West Queensland / Nicholas Evans ; with illustrations by Penny Johnson and Marbuk Kohler and incorporating Yangkaal materials recorded by Ken Hale
Published Parkville, Vic., Australia : University of Melbourne, Dept. of Linguistics and Language Studies, [1992]


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Description xiv, 334 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents Part one: Kayardild-English -- Part two: Kayardild-English finder list -- Part three: Thesaurus
Summary Kayardild-English dictionary with parts of speech sentence examples of use; English-Kayardild finder list; thesaurus in semantic fields, explanation of kinship terms; includes information on botanical and zoological species
Analysis Australian languages Grammar Australia Queensland
Gayardilt language Grammar
Gayardilt language Vocabularies, glossaries, etc
Notes Bibliography; p. 334
Bibliography Bibliography: page 334
Notes Copy 2 -donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Bequest of his professional library to the Australian National University by Professor Stephen Wurm (1922-2001)
Text in English and Kayardild
Subject Australian languages -- Australia -- Queensland -- Grammar.
English language -- Dictionaries -- Gayardild
English language -- Dictionaries -- Kayardild
Gayardild language -- Dictionaries -- English
Gayardild language -- Synonyms and antonyms -- Dictionaries
Gayardilt language -- Glossaries, vocabularies, etc.
Gayardilt language -- Dictionaries -- English.
Gayardilt language -- Grammar.
Gayardilt language -- Synonyms and antonyms -- Dictionaries.
Genre/Form Controlled vocabularies.
Author Johnson, Penny, 1955-
Kohler, Marbuk
University of Melbourne. Department of Linguistics and Language Studies
LC no. 94125935
ISBN 0646119966