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Embosi-English Dictionary

by Ndongo Ibara (Author)
Others 203 Pages

Summary

This wide-ranging dictionary contains definitions for more than 5,000 words, phrases and sentences from every major dialect of Embosi language. It is a compilation of expressions and popular sayings likely to be used in a face-to-face communication, palavers or any other ceremonies. The entries in this dictionary reflect the increasing connection between Embosi-language dialects, because in addition to the equivalent meaning in English, indications to dialect synonyms are provided. The Embosi-English Dictionary is extraordinary useful for linguists, ethnologists, anthropologists, students, lecturers, travelers, and tourist agents.

Details

Pages
203
ISBN (PDF)
9783653049664
ISBN (Softcover)
9783631624807
Language
English
Publication date
2014 (July)
Published
Frankfurt am Main, Berlin, Bern, Bruxelles, New York, Oxford, Wien, 2012. 203 pp., 3 ill., 4 tables

Biographical notes

Ndongo Ibara (Author)

Yvon Pierre Ndongo Ibara, Doctorat Unique and CAMES Assistant Professor in Linguistics at Université Marien Ngouabi Brazzaville (Congo), is the former Head of International Relations Office. Lecturer in Linguistics and the English language, he is Head of the Modern Foreign Languages Department at the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences since 2012 and has written a number of articles in French and English. His current researches focus on syntax with particular emphasis on the Congolese Bantu languages.

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