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ERIC Number: ED014719
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1962
Pages: 1
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A SHORT INTRODUCTION TO THE WRITING SYSTEM OF PASHTO.
CHAVARRIA-AGUILAR, O.L.
THE PASHTO WRITING SYSTEM IS BRIEFLY DESCRIBED HERE FOR SPEAKERS OF ENGLISH. THE PRINCIPAL LETTERS AND THEIR MODIFIED FORMS ARE PRESENTED AND THE PRINCIPLES OF JUNCTURE AND WORD DIVISION ARE TREATED. THE USE OF EACH SYMBOL IS ILLUSTRATED BY EXAMPLES IN PASHTO SCRIPT WITH PHONETIC TRANSCRIPTIONS AND ENGLISH GLOSSES. THE AUTHOR IDENTIFIES THOSE FEATURES OF THIS SCRIPT WHICH WILL PRESENT PARTICULAR DIFFICULTY FOR BEGINNING STUDENTS OF THE WRITTEN LANGUAGE. THE LINGUISTIC TERMINOLOGY USED PRESUPPOSES SOME KNOWLEDGE OF LINGUISTICS OR TRAINING IN PASHTO BY THE READER. INFORMATION ON THIS DOCUMENT CAN BE OBTAINED FROM THE CHAIRMAN, DEPARTMENT OF NEAR EASTERN STUDIES, UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN, ANN ARBOR 48104. (JD)
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Authoring Institution: Michigan Univ., Ann Arbor.
Identifiers: Perso Arabic Script