ERIC Number: ED395491
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: N/A
North Slope Inupiaq Grammar, Second Year (Preliminary Edition for Student Use Only).
MacLean, Edna Ahgeak
The second-year grammar of Inupiaq, an Eskimo language spoken in northwestern Alaska, contains six chapters on these grammatical constructions: contemporative I mood; operative-imperative and negative contemporative moods; demonstrative adverbs in locative, vialis, ablative, and terminalis; transitive "present" and "past" tense verb endings of the indicative mood; consequential-conditional mood; possessed relative nouns and demonstrative relative pronouns. Exercises are included in each chapter. A glossary of stems is appended. (MSE)
Descriptors: Adverbs, Alaska Natives, Glossaries, Grammar, Inupiaq, Language Patterns, Morphology (Languages), Nouns, Uncommonly Taught Languages, Verbs
Alaska Native Language Center, University of Alaska Fairbanks, P.O. Box 900111, Fairbanks, AK 99775-0120.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Alaska Univ., Fairbanks. Alaska Native Language Center.
Identifiers: Alaska (Northwest)
Note: For a related document, see FL 023 822.