Tagalog Structures

Tagalog Structures Teresita V. Ramos. Generally , n is substituted for ng by American learners of Tagalog when the latter occurs in the syllable initial position . The following examples show the two sounds at the beginning of words ...

Tagalog Structures

This text approaches the grammar of Tagalog through an examination of word formation, sentence construction, and sentence types. There is also a discussion of the phonology. Tagalog Structures is to be used in conjunction with Conversational Tagalog and Tagalog Dictionary.

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Tagalog Structures
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Teresita V. Ramos
Categories: Foreign Language Study
Type: BOOK - Published: 1981-09-01 - Publisher: University of Hawaii Press

This text approaches the grammar of Tagalog through an examination of word formation, sentence construction, and sentence types. There is also a discussion of the phonology. Tagalog Structures is to be used in conjunction with Conversational Tagalog and Tagalog Dictionary.
Modern Tagalog
Language: en
Pages: 184
Authors: Teresita V. Ramos, Restituto M. Cena
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 1990-12-01 - Publisher: University of Hawaii Press

Modern Tagalog expands on the descriptions and lessons in Tagalog Structures and is illustrated with numerous new examples. This volume will be valuable for all students of Tagalog as a foreign language who have advanced beyond the beginning level. It provides further practice on points ranging from phonology to syntax.
Phrase Structure and Grammatical Relations in Tagalog
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Paul Kroeger
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 1993-07-30 - Publisher: Center for the Study of Language (CSLI)

Over the last twenty years or so, most of the work on the syntax of Philippine languages has been focused on the question of whether or not these languages can be said to have grammatical subjects, and if so which argument of a basic transitive clause should be analysed as
Ay-Inversion in Tagalog
Language: en
Pages: 343
Authors: Patrick Nuhn
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-10-11 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

Tagalog, an Austronesian language, is widely spoken and understood throughout the Philippine archipelago where it served as the basis for the national language Filipino. The language is often cited for its many unusual linguistic properties. Drawing on both spoken fieldwork data and written data from novels, this study investigates several
Roots of Creole Structures
Language: en
Pages: 425
Authors: Susanne Michaelis
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-10-29 - Publisher: John Benjamins Publishing

This book reflects an ongoing shift in the study of contact languages: After a period of history-free universalism, it directs the attention to the individual historical circumstances under which the pidgin and creole languages arose. The contributions deal with different areas of language structure including phonology, morphology, and syntax, providing