Descriptive Grammar of Bangla (Mouton-CASL Grammar Series) by Anne Boyle David,Thomas J. Conners,Dustin Chacón

By Anne Boyle David,Thomas J. Conners,Dustin Chacón

Bangla is spoken because the majority language in Bangladesh and the country of West Bengal in India, and as a minority language in numerous different Indian states. With nearly 2 hundred million local audio system, it ranks one of the best ten languages on this planet in variety of audio system.
Based on either basic and secondary fabrics, the CASL Bangla grammar offers entire insurance of the phonology, orthography, morphology, and syntax of Bangla. ample examples of naturally-occurring sentences offer local orthography, Romanization, and morpheme-by-morpheme glossing besides loose translations. in contrast to many Romanizations of Bangla, our approach eschews Sanskritic impact and in its place displays genuine Bangla phonology. We additionally provide comparative details of use to linguists, highlighting positive factors of Bangla shared with the South Asian sprachbund, reminiscent of mild verb buildings, in addition to those who differentiate Bangla from its Indo-Aryan kin; for instance, its specified NP structure.
Written in an available kind from a theory-neutral point of view, this paintings can be of use to linguistic researchers, language students, and scholars of Bangla. a proper grammar targeting the morphology is an on hand spouse paintings.

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