By Keith W. Slater

This publication is a grammar of Mangghuer, a Mongolic language spoken via nearly 25,000 humans in China's northwestern Qinghai Province. Mangghuer is nearly unknown open air China, and no grammar of Mangghuer has ever been released in any language. The book's fundamental value is hence as a scientific grammatical description of a little-known language. The ebook additionally makes an important contribution to comparative Mongolic reviews. as well as the synchronic description of Mangghuer, broad comparability with different Mongolic languages is integrated, demonstrating the genetic dating of Mangghuer inside that kinfolk. during describing Mangghuer linguistic buildings, the ebook additionally examines problems with curiosity to linguistic typologists.

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