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Title Innamincka words : Yandruwandha dictionary and stories / compiled by Gavan Breen.

Publication Info. Anu, Acton, A.C.T. : ANU e-view, 2015.

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Contents Preliminary pages; Acknowledgments; Preface; 1. Introduction; 2. Yandruwandha-English dictionary; 3. English- Yandruwandha finderlit; Appendix; Stories and texts.
Summary "Innamincka Words: Yandruwandha dictionary and stories is one of a pair of companion volumes on Yandruwandha, a dialect of the language formerly spoken on the Cooper and Strzelecki Creeks and the country to the north of the Cooper, in the northeast corner of South Australia and a neighbouring strip of Queensland. The other volume is entitled Innamincka Talk: a grammar of the Innamincka dialect of Yandruwandha with notes on other dialects. Innamincka Words is for readers, especially descendants of the original people of the area, who are interested in the language. It is also a necessary resource for users of the more technical Innamincka Talk. These volumes document all that could be learnt from the last speakers of the language in the last years of their lives by a linguist who was involved with other languages at the same time. These were people who did not have a full knowledge of the culture of their forebears, but were highly competent, indeed brilliant, in the way they could teach what they knew to the linguist student."--Website.
Access National edeposit: Available online Unrestricted online access. star AU-CaNED
Subject Innamincka language -- Dictionaries.
Yandruwandha (Australian people) -- Languages -- Texts.
Queensland -- Languages.
South Australia -- Languages.
LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES -- Reference.
Language and languages. (OCoLC)fst00992154
Queensland. (OCoLC)fst01204261
South Australia. (OCoLC)fst01206258
Indexed Term Australian
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Dictionaries. (OCoLC)fst01423826
Texts. (OCoLC)fst01423705
Electronic books.
Added Author Breen, Gavan, compiler.
Other Form: 1-921934-21-2
ISBN 9781921934223 (electronic bk.)
1921934220 (electronic bk.)
9781921934216 paperback
Standard No. AU@ 000094914327
GBVCP 1008663166
AUNED 000054214327

 
    
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