Accession Number : AD0499707

Title :   Grammar and Comparative Study of the Language of Kapingamarangi, Texts, and Word Lists.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES-NATIONAL RESEARCH COUNCIL WASHINGTON DC PACIFIC SCIENCE BOARD

Personal Author(s) : Elbert, Samuel H.

Report Date : 31 AUG 1948

Pagination or Media Count : 290

Abstract : Contents: Grammar -- Phonemes, Sandhi, Morphology, and Syntax; Kapingamarangi words of Proto-Malayo-Polynesian origin; Texts -- Legends, Semi-history, Tales of animals, Chants, and Modern songs; Word lists.

Descriptors :   (*LINGUISTICS, MICRONESIA), GRAMMARS, SYNTAX, SEMANTICS, PHONETICS, ANTHROPOLOGY, MUSIC, SPEECH, VOCABULARY, DICTIONARIES.

Subject Categories : Linguistics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE