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Author Name:    MIHALIC, F.

Title:   Jacaranda Dictionary and Grammar of Melanesian Pidgin. Second Edition in dustjacket

Publisher:    Jacaranda Press, Milton, Queensland, Australia, 1975, ISBN:0701681128 

Seller ID:   115843

MIHALIC, F. The Jacaranda Dictionary and Grammar of Melanesian Pidgin. (Milton, Queensland, Australia) : The Jacaranda Press, (1975). Second Edition. Pp (4),v-xvi,(1),2-375,(1). 8vo, dark brown cloth, light orange lettering to front board and spine. "The Jacaranda Dictionary and Grammar of Melanesian Pidgin - is the officially recognized authority for standrdized spelling of Melanesian Pidgin in Papua and New Guinea; - contains the most complete grammar of the language that exists; - is the most comprehensive dictionary(Melanesian Pidgin - English and English-Melanesian Pidgin) ever published ; - is a completely revised and updated edition of Mihalic's original Dictionary and Grammar - long recognized as the standard work in the field; - contains the most extensive bibliography on Melanesian Pidgin ever compiled; - features lists of practical terms in special subject areas including : schoolroom terms, anatomy & physiology, diseases & sickness, medicines & nursing, carpentry & building, mechanics & engineering, animals, insects, birds, plants & trees with their botanical naes, fruits, vegetables, gardening, household, food, clothing, police, courts, and the law. " (from the dj). Contents : Foreword. Preface to the First Edition. Preface. I. Orthography. II. Grammar of Meianesian Pidgin. 2. The Stress Rules. 3. Nouns. 4. Pronouns. 5. Adjectives. 6. Verbs. 7. Adverbs. 8. Prepositions. 9. Conjunctions. 10. Phrase Structures. 11. Clause Structures. 12. Special Idiomatic Usages. III. Seiect Bibliography of Melanesian Pidgin. IV. Dictionary of Melanesian Pidgin to English. V. Dictionary of English to Melanesian Pidgin. VI. Practical Word Groups : Schoolroom Terms; Anatomical Terms; Physiological Terms;Diseases and Sickness; Medicines, Remedies, Nursing; Carpentry and Buildin g Terms; Mechanics and Engineering; Nautical Terms; Fish, Fishing and Seafoods; Animals, Insects, Hunting; Birds; Plants and Trees with their Scientific Names; Fruits, Vegetables, Gardening; European Foods; Household Terms; Clothing: Native and European; Terms Used by New Guinea Police: Courts and the Law; Doctrinal Terms; Ethical and Moral Terms; Biblical Terms; Names of Books of the New Testament; Liturgical and Worship Terms; Liturgical Feastsand Seasons. Very good in dustjacket. 40.00

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