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The Tai Dialect of Lungming

Glossaries, Texts, and Translations (Michigan Papers on South and Southeast Asia)

by William Gedney

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Published by Centers for South and Southeast Asia, Th .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dialectology,
  • Tai languages,
  • Languages,
  • Southeast Asian Languages,
  • Ethnic Issues,
  • Thai (Siamese),
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Linguistics,
  • Ethnic Studies - General,
  • General,
  • Social Science / Ethnic Studies,
  • Variations,
  • Asia, Southeastern,
  • Glossaries, vocabularies, etc,
  • Lungming language

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsThomas Hudak (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages1232
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8228732M
    ISBN 100891480676
    ISBN 109780891480679

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The Tai Dialect of Lungming by William Gedney Download PDF EPUB FB2

Name. Cognates with the name Tai (Thai, Dai, etc.) are used by speakers of many Tai term Tai is now well-established as the generic name in English. In his book The Tai-Kadai Languages Anthony Diller claims that Lao scholars he has met are not pleased with Lao being regarded as a Tai language.

For some, Thai should instead be considered a member of the Lao language phic distribution: Southern China (esp. Get this from a library.

William J. Gedney's The Tai dialect of Lungming: glossary, texts, and translations. [Thomas John Hudak]. All of these early data can be found in this volume, including the dialects of Chieng Mai, Nakhorn Phanom, Nyo, Vientiane, Phu Thai, Roi-Et, Loei, Ko Samuy, and Ubon.

Also included are the little studied Central Tai dialects found in northern Vietnam and southern China from such sites as Ha Giang, Po Muc, Lang Soen, Bac Va, and Yen Binh.

Praise for The Book of Longings: “I kept having to close this novel and breathe deeply, again and again. A radical re­imagining of the New Testament that reflects on women's longing and silencing and awakening, it is a true masterpiece.” —Glennon Doyle, author of Untamed “[Kidd’s] painstaking research and artful crafting of setting and character ensures that The Book of Longings is /5(K).

The greatest literary work to appear in any tai-languages before the branching off of tai-speaking people into separate nations is the Epic Poem of Thao Hung or Cheuang (Thai: ท้าวฮุ่งท้าวเจือง). The poetic form of Thao Cheuang is not found elsewhere in Thai or Lao literature.

Tai-Pan is a novel written by James Clavell about European and American traders who move into Hong Kong in following the end of the First Opium War. It is the second book. Thai, Central Thai (historically Siamese; Thai: ภาษาไทย), is the national language of Thailand and de facto official language; it is the first language of the Central Thai people and most Thai Chinese, depending on is a member of the Tai group of the Kra–Dai language family, and one of over 60 languages of half of Thai vocabulary is derived from or borrowed.

A 'read' is counted each time someone views a publication summary (such as the title, abstract, and list of authors), clicks on a figure, or views or downloads the full-text. Peter Handke: Belinda McKeon on loss, longing and language. Sat,Psychoanalysts were quick to see in the book a fulfilment of duty to his mother, an attempt to.

Books shelved as dialect: Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston, Trainspotting by Irvine Welsh, Blood Red Road by Moira Young, The Sound and. 15 Thai Language Textbook for 15 Thai Language Textbook for Sign In.

Details. Tai is the most widespread and best known subgroup of the Kra-Dai family (also known as Tai-Kadai or Kam-Tai). Map shows the distribution of the Kra-Dai languages and Map shows, in an approximate and oversimplified way, the distribution of the Tai languages (the actual linguistic geography of Tai is very complex, with much overlapping and interpenetration of languages).

Thai Language and Culture for Beginners provides a basic foundation for conversational Standard Thai for beginning learners.

It focuses on developing the learners' listening and speaking skills. Designed primarily for use in a Thai as a Foreign Language class in U.S. universities, this course book uses a proficiency-based approach to learning Thai and covers the daily real life topics and. Tai languages - Tai languages - Linguistic characteristics: The sound system of the Tai languages may best be described in terms of its syllabic structure.

Each syllable consists of an initial consonant or consonant cluster followed by a vowel or vowel cluster (long vowel or diphthong), which may be further followed by a final consonant, usually a nasal sound or an unreleased stop.

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The Tai languages of Assam: A grammar and texts. By Stephen Morey. Canberra: Pacific Linguistics, Pp. xxiii, ISBN $ Reviewed by Alexandra Y.

Aikhenvald, Research Centre for Linguistic Typology. La Trobe University. This is the first comprehensive compendium on the Tai languages of Northeast India—Phake, Aiton, and Khamyang (all spoken in Assam), as well as.

Filter by language keywords. 10 Southwestern Tai ; 2 Tai ; 2 Thai ; 1 Bouyei ; 1 Burmese-Lolo (Burmic) 1 Danau ; 1 Danu ; 1 Jingpho ; 1 Karen ; 1 Khamti ; 1 Khuen ; 1 Lao ; 1 Northern Mon-Khmer ; 1 Northern Tai ; 1 Palaung ; 1 Pa’O ; 1 Tai Lue ; 1 Tavoyan ; 1 Tibeto-Burman languages of Northeast India (Bangladesh, Nepal) 1 Zhuang.

For example, newly formed nation-states may elevate a dialect to the status of language by making it the official language of the newly formed country to create a sense of national cohesion and identity.

This can be seen in the case of Italy. The effect can be quite disturbing – Irvine Welsh's dialect-heavy Trainspotting caused such a furore that two judges of the Booker prize threatened to walk out if it was shortlisted; and.

2 Language contact ; 2 Sociolinguistics, language variation ; 1 Corpus linguistics ; 1 Grammar, morphosyntax ; 1 Language attitudes and social identity ; 1 Lexicology ; 1 Morphology and word-formation ; 1 Morphophonology ; 1 Numeral ; 1 Onset ; 1 Personal pronoun ; 1 Pragmatics, discourse analysis and text grammar ; 1 Prestige ; 1 Semantics ; 1.

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Maps illustrate the area where the dialect is spoken, and introductory remarks concern previous study of the dialect, sources of current information, and relationship to other dialects.

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