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ERIC Number: ED506061
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2009
Pages: 89
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 60
Grammatical Studies in the Narragansett Language. Second Edition
O'Brien, Frank Waabu
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Treatise presents a brief grammatical sketch of the extinct American Indian language, Narragansett. A comparison is made with the Massachusett language as summarized in the work by Ives Goddard and Kathleen Bragdon, Native Writings in Massachusett (1988). A Glossary of terms and bibliographic references are included. Two appendices are included: (1) TYPE I (-am ending), Verb Stems in "A Key"; and (2) Glossary of Grammatical Terms, Symbols & Abbreviations. (Contains 14 tables, 11 charts, 52 footnotes and 16 table notes.) [Additional funds provided by: Rhode Island Committee for the Humanities, The Rhode Island Indian Council, and Aquidneck Indian Council.]
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: National Endowment for the Humanities (NFAH), Washington, DC.; National Historical Publications and Records Commission, Washington, DC.; National Archives and Records Administration
Authoring Institution: N/A