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By Carolyn Mackay

ISBN-10: 0585111987

ISBN-13: 9780585111988

ISBN-10: 0874804558

ISBN-13: 9780874804553

The Totonac-Tepehua language relations, although typologically just like another Mesoamerican languages, has now not but been verified to be with regards to the other language relations. Misantla Totonac is the southernmost number of Totonac and is spoken within the region among Xalapa, the capital of Veracruz, Mexico and Misantla, Veracruz. In 1974, a newly paved street hooked up Xalapa and Misantla bringing a comparatively remoted zone into touch with mainstream Mexican language and tradition. for this reason, Misantla Totonac is not any longer got as a primary language via the neighborhood little ones and is quickly being changed through Spanish. A GRAMMAR OF MISANTLA TOTONAC offers the phonological constitution of the language and the best morphological methods. It describes inflection and derivation of all significant notice sessions (verbs, nominals, and statives) intimately. It introduces grammatical contract and observe order phenomena, and provides the main salient and critical features of Misantla Totonac grammar. even if numerous Totonac-Tepehua grammars exist in Spanish, this is often the single released grammar of the Totonac-Tepehua language relations at the moment to be had in English. Winner of the yearly Society for the examine of Indigenous Languages of the Americas (SSILA) ebook Award, this marks the 3rd quantity to be released within the sequence. "The fabric provided here's key to any destiny paintings in reconstructing the proto-language. . . .[It] is an important contribution to either common linguistics in addition to to Mesoamerican stories. -James Watters, summer season Institute of Linguistics

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