0
Your cart

Your cart is empty

Books

Not currently available

Tli Cho - Whati, Northwest Territories, Dogrib Language, Behchoko, Northwest Territories, Gameti, Northwest Territories, Taicho, Wekweeti (Paperback) Loot Price: R261
Discovery Miles 2 610
Tli Cho - Whati, Northwest Territories, Dogrib Language, Behchoko, Northwest Territories, Gameti, Northwest Territories,...

Share your images

Tli Cho - Whati, Northwest Territories, Dogrib Language, Behchoko, Northwest Territories, Gameti, Northwest Territories, Taicho, Wekweeti (Paperback)

Books Llc

 (sign in to rate)
Loot Price R261 Discovery Miles 2 610

Bookmark and Share

Supplier out of stock. If you add this item to your wish list we will let you know when it becomes available.

Chapters: Whati, Northwest Territories, Dogrib Language, Behchoko, Northwest Territories, Gameti, Northwest Territories, Taicho, Wekweeti, Northwest Territories, John Zoe, Tlicho Government. Source: Wikipedia. Pages: 30. Not illustrated. Free updates online. Purchase includes a free trial membership in the publisher's book club where you can select from more than a million books without charge. Excerpt: Dogrib, the English translation of the indigenous name (IPA: ), is a Northern Athabaskan language spoken by the First Nations Tch people of the Canadian territory Northwest Territories. According to Statistics Canada in 2006, there were approximately 2,640 people who spoke Dogrib. The Dogrib region covers the northern shore of Great Slave Lake, reaching almost up to Great Bear Lake. Rae-Edzo, now known by its Dogrib name, Behchok, is the largest community in the Dogrib Region. The consonants of Dogrib in the standard orthography are listed below (with IPA notation in brackets): Typologically, Dogrib is an agglutinating, polysynthetic head-marking language, but many of its affixes combine into contractions more like fusional languages. The canonical word order of Dogrib is SOV. Dogrib words are modified primarily by prefixes, which is unusual for an SOV language (suffixes are expected). In addition to verbs and nouns, there are pronouns, clitics of various functions, demonstratives, numerals, postpositions, adverbs, and conjunctions in Dogrib. The class of adjectives is very small, probably around two dozen words: most descriptive words are verbs rather than adjectives. In a discussion of the words "Nohtsi Naowo" (pronounced, roughly, note-see na-whoa; meaning Gods rule or Gods authority), "Nohtsi Weke" (note-see wek-ay; meaning Gods way) and "Nohtsi Kaowo" (note-see ka-whoa), Shawn Maclellan comments: "George explains it this way, When someone is arguing with you on a matter that you know is true, and wont listen to what you ...More: http: //booksllc.net/?id=59364

General

Imprint: Books + Company
Country of origin: United States
Release date: September 2010
First published: September 2010
Creators: Books Llc
Dimensions: 152 x 229 x 2mm (L x W x T)
Format: Paperback - Trade
Pages: 32
ISBN-13: 978-1-157-67146-6
Categories: Books
Promotions
LSN: 1-157-67146-2
Barcode: 9781157671466

Is the information for this product incomplete, wrong or inappropriate? Let us know about it.

Does this product have an incorrect or missing image? Send us a new image.

Is this product missing categories? Add more categories.

Review This Product

No reviews yet - be the first to create one!

Partners