ERIC Number: ED158579
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968
Reference Count: 0
The Principles of Amharic. Occasional Publication No. 9.
Abraham, R. C.
A completely revised edition of "A Modern Grammar of Spoken Amharic," this book is presented as a practical text for the student of the language. The 43 chapters of the text present a descriptive analysis of the sound system and grammar. Except for verbal prefixes and suffixes and partially Semitic vocabulary, the structure of Amharic is Cushitic. (AMH)
Descriptors: Adjectives, Adverbs, African Languages, Amharic, Descriptive Linguistics, Form Classes (Languages), Grammar, Instructional Materials, Language Instruction, Nouns, Phonology, Second Language Learning, Semitic Languages, Sentence Structure, Structural Analysis, Syntax, Tone Languages, Uncommonly Taught Languages, Verbs, Vocabulary
Publications Officer,Institute of African Studies, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria. Some publications may be out of print.
Publication Type: Books
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Ibadan Univ. (Nigeria). Inst. of African Studies.