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LINGUIST List 25.2657

Sat Jun 21 2014

Books: Grammaire de la langue innue: Drapeau

Editor for this issue: Sara Couture <saralinguistlist.org>

Date: 20-Jun-2014
From: Marie-Hélène Boucher <marie-helene.boucherpuq.ca>
Subject: Grammaire de la langue innue: Drapeau
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Title: Grammaire de la langue innue
Published: 2014
Publisher: Presses de l'Université du Québec
                http://puq.ca/

Book URL: http://puq.ca/catalogue/livres/grammaire-langue-innue-2589.html

Author: Lynn Drapeau
Electronic: ISBN: 9782760539617 Pages: 644 Price: Canada $ 42.99
Hardback: ISBN: 9782760539600 Pages: 644 Price: Canada $ 58.00
Abstract:

Written in French, this reference grammar of the language of the Innus (also known as Montagnais) is the first substantial description of this Algonquian language spoken in Northeastern Quebec and Labrador, Canada. It is aimed not only at the international linguistic community, but also seeks to fill the needs of Innu speakers and language workers. The grammar provides a description of nominals (nouns, pronouns, demonstratives, possessive constructions), of the verb and its categories (voice, modalities), of sentence structure as well as word formation. The grammatical description is illustrated by examples from several dialects of the Innu language using the standard orthography implemented by the Tshakapesh Institute. A complete guide of verbal conjugations is provided.

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics
                            Language Documentation
                            Sociolinguistics

Subject Language(s): Montagnais (moe)
Language Family(ies): Algonquian
                            Cree-Montagnais-Naskapi
Areal Regions: Native American

Written In: French (fra)

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