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Title: A Grammar of the Burmese Language
Written By: A. Judson
Series Title: LINCOM Gramatica

The Burmese language is written from left to right, without any division of words.
The pure Burmese is monosyllabic, but the introduction of the Pali language,
with the Boodhistic religion, has occasioned the incorporation of many
polysyllabc words of Pali origin. The short grammar gives information on the
alphabet, nouns, secondary nouns, adjectives, verbs, adverbs, interjections.

Publication Year: 2012
Publisher: Lincom GmbH
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Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics
Historical Linguistics
Asian languages
Subject Language(s): Burmese
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Format: Paperback
ISBN-13: 9783862900596
Pages: 67
Prices: Europe EURO 39.50