Balti-English English-Balti Dictionary
Language: en
Pages: 259
Authors: Richard Keith Sprigg
Categories: Reference
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: Psychology Press

This book is based on the Khapalu and Skardu dialects of Balti, a member of the Tibeto-Burman family, spoken in Baltistan, situated just south of the Karakoram
Balti-English / English-Balti Dictionary
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: R. K. Sprigg
Categories: Foreign Language Study
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-07-04 - Publisher: Routledge

This book is based on the Khapalu and Skardu dialects of Balti, a member of the Tibeto-Burman family, spoken in Baltistan. The work is distinguished by its phon
Balti-English / English-Balti Dictionary
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: R. K. Sprigg
Categories: Foreign Language Study
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-07-04 - Publisher: Routledge

This book is based on the Khapalu and Skardu dialects of Balti, a member of the Tibeto-Burman family, spoken in Baltistan. The work is distinguished by its phon
Cultivated vegetables of the world: a multilingual onomasticon
Language: en
Pages: 828
Authors: Stanley J. Kays
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-10-03 - Publisher: Springer

Vegetables make up a major portion of the diet of humans and are critical for good health. With the world population predicted to reach 9 billion people by 2050
Himalayan Languages and Linguistics
Language: en
Pages: 322
Authors: Mark Turin
Categories: Foreign Language Study
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-04-21 - Publisher: BRILL

Himalayan Languages and Linguistics is an edited collection of new and unpublished primary research findings, some fresh from the field and others derived from
A Grammar of Purik Tibetan
Language: en
Pages: 994
Authors: Marius Zemp
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-06-01 - Publisher: BRILL

In A Grammar of Purik Tibetan, Marius Zemp offers a comprehensive description of the phonologically archaic Tibetan variety spoken in Jammu and Kashmir (India).
The Languages and Linguistics of South Asia
Language: en
Pages: 927
Authors: Hans Henrich Hock
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-05-24 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

With nearly a quarter of the world’s population, members of at least five major language families plus several putative language isolates, South Asia is a fas
Kurux Historical Phonology Reconsidered
Language: en
Pages: 480
Authors: Martin Pfeiffer
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-07-18 - Publisher: PubliQation

Kurux (Oraon), with Malto and Brahui a member of the North Dravidian subfamily of the Dravidian languages, is spoken primarily in the Indian state of Jharkhand.
Evidential Systems of Tibetan Languages
Language: en
Pages: 478
Authors: Lauren Gawne
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-04-24 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

This edited volume brings together work on the evidential systems of Tibetan languages. This includes diachronic research, synchronic description of systems in
Complex Processes in New Languages
Language: en
Pages: 409
Authors: Enoch O. Aboh
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-12-17 - Publisher: John Benjamins Publishing

In recent years, there has been a new interest in evaluating ‘complex’ structures in languages. The implications of such studies are varied, e.g., the disti