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Author Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies.

Title Languages of Cape York : papers presented to the linguistic symposium, part B, held in conjunction with the Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies Biennial General Meeting, May, 1974 / Peter Sutton, editor
Published Canberra : Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies, 1976


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Description xi, 314 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Series Australian aboriginal studies
Research and regional studies ; no. 6
Research and regional studies ; no.6
Australian aboriginal studies (Unnumbered)
Regional and research studies ; no. 6
Contents The language situation in western Torres Strait / Ephraim Bani -- Phonological developments in particular northern Paman languages / Kenneth Hale -- Phonological developments in a northern Paman language : Uradhi / Kenneth Hale -- Wik reflections of middle Paman phonology / Kenneth Hale -- Umpila historical phonology / Geoffrey N. O'Grady -- Kuku-Thaypan descriptive and historical phonology / Bruce Rigsby -- Phonological peculiarities of Yir-Yoront song words / Barry Alpher -- Some linguistic innovations in Cape York and their sociocultural correlates / Barry Alpher -- The diversity of initial dropping languages in southern Cape York / Peter Sutton -- A note on Cape York laminals / Peter Sutton -- W.E. Roth's peninsular vocabularies / Bruce A. Sommer -- A problem of metathesis / Bruce A. Sommer -- Agent and instrument in central Cape York Peninsula / Bruce A. Sommer -- Gugadj and Gog-Nar : a contrastive sketch / J.G. Breen -- An analysis of the progressive morpheme in Umpila verbs : a revision of a former attempt / Barbara P. Harris and Geoffrey N. O'Grady -- A phonology of Kuuku-Yảu / David A. Thompson -- Tya·Pukay (Djaabugay) / Kenneth Hale -- An introduction to Gog-Nar / J.G. Breen -- Possession in Kuku-Thaypan / Bruce Rigsby -- Ergative switching in Kala Lagau Langgus / Ephraim Bani and Terry J. Klokeid -- The relevance of stress and pitch in the grammatical hierarchy of Wik-Mungkan (Wik-Munkan) / Barbara J. Sayers -- Methods of negation in Kuuk Thaayorre / Allen Hall -- Morphological categories of nouns in Kuuk Thaayorre / Allen Hall
Notes Includes bibliographies
Bibliography Includes bibliographies
Notes Also issued online
Research and regional studies no:6
Subject Aboriginal Australians -- Languages.
Australian languages -- Congresses.
Australian languages -- Dialects -- Australia -- Cape York Peninsula (Qld.) -- Congresses.
Australian languages -- Australia -- Cape York Peninsula (Qld.) -- Congresses.
Australian languages.
Cape York Peninsula (Qld.) -- Languages -- Congresses.
Cape York Peninsula (Qld.) -- Languages.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Author Sutton, Peter, 1946-
Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies.
Linguistic Symposium (1974 : Canberra). Part B
LC no. 76382749
ISBN 0855750464