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By J. C. Wells

How do you pronounce biopic, synod, and Breughel? - and why? Do our cake and archaic sound the same? Where does the stress go in stalagmite? What's odd about the word epergne? As a finale, the author writes a letter to his 16-year-old self.

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Title: Evenki
Written By: Igor Nedyalkov

Evenki is one of nine Tungusic languages spoken in Siberia and Northern China and is remarkable both for the vast area where it is spoken and for its immense number of dialects and sub-dialects. The first ever complete description of this language, the text centers around the description of Evenki syntax and rich verbal and nominal morphology forms.

Publication Year: 1997
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Linguistic Field(s): Language Documentation
Subject Language(s): Evenki
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Format: Hardback
ISBN: 0415026407
ISBN-13: N/A
Pages: 224
Prices: $145.00