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By N.J. Enfield

Lao is the nationwide language of Laos, and is additionally spoken largely in Thailand and Cambodia. it's a tone language of the Tai-Kadai family members (Southwestern Tai branch). Lao is an severe instance of the keeping apart, analytic language style. This e-book is the main accomplished grammatical description of Lao thus far. It describes and analyses the $64000 constructions of the language, together with classifiers, sentence-final debris, and serial verb buildings. distinctive cognizance is paid to grammatical themes from a semantic, pragmatic, and typological perspective.

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A Grammar of Lao (Mouton Grammar Library [MGL])

Lao is the nationwide language of Laos, and is usually spoken broadly in Thailand and Cambodia. it's a tone language of the Tai-Kadai kinfolk (Southwestern Tai branch). Lao is an severe instance of the keeping apart, analytic language kind. This publication is the main complete grammatical description of Lao so far.

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