Kabwa Orthography Sketch

Date:
2011
Extent:
19 pages
Publication Status:
Draft (posted 'as is' without peer review)
Table of Contents:
1. Introduction .... 4 1.1 Classification.....4 1.2 Data ....4 1.3 Dialects......4 1.4 Format and purpose of this orthography sketch.....5 2. Phonology..... 5 2.1 Vowels......5 2.1.1 Vowel Length .....6 2.1.2 Vowel Length in Conditioned Environments ......6 2.2 Consonants ....7 2.2.1 Palatalization......9 2.2.2 Labialization .....10 2.3 Lexical Tone ....11 3. Morphophonology..... 11 3.1 Vowels.......11 3.2 Consonants ......13 4. Word Boundaries ...... 13 4.1 Copula .....13 4.2 Locatives .....14 4.3 Associatives....15 4.4 Conjunction ......15 5. Conclusions....... 16 6. Appendices ..... 17 6.1 Appendix 1B Noun Class Prefixes ......17 6.2 Appendix 2B Noun Class Pairings ......19
Country:
Tanzania
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Work Type:
Subject:
Phonology
Orthography
Nature of Work:
Entry Number:
42816