Kangri In Context: An Areal Perspective

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dc.contributor Eaton , Robert D . en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2008 -08 -08T02 :31 :10Z
dc.date.accessioned 2011 -08 -24T21 :41 :35Z
dc.date.available 2008 -08 -08T02 :31 :10Z
dc.date.available 2011 -08 -24T21 :41 :35Z
dc.date.issued 2008 -08 -08T02 :31 :10Z
dc.date.submitted May 2008 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http : / /hdl .handle .net /10106 /945
dc.description.abstract This study is a grammatical description and analysis of the dialect of Pahari known as Kangri , spoken in and around Palampur , Himachal Pradesh , India . It presents data for Phonology , Tone , Stress , Morphology , and Syntax and includes feature comparisons with several of the related regional and high domain languages (Hindi , Punjabi , and Dogri ) , particularly at points where they differ . Special focus is given to issues involving stress assignment and tone . These are shown to be sensitive to different morphological categories , for which the framework of Lexical Phonology is useful in accounting . Various tense /aspect grammatical categories are also discussed , among which there are some unique features in Kangri . There is also a discussion of the copulas used in Predicate Nominal constructions which bear a striking resemblance to English copulas and provides a different analysis of the 'be' verb in both languages . en_US
dc.language.iso EN en_US
dc.publisher Linguistics en_US
dc.title Kangri In Context : An Areal Perspective en_US
dc.type Ph .D . en_US


Kangri In Context: An Areal Perspective. Available electronically from http : / /hdl .handle .net /10106 /945 .

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