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A dictionary and grammatical sketch of Dagaare
This book presents an extensive dictionary of the Dagaare language (Niger-Congo; Gur (Mabia)), focussing on the dialect of Central Dagaare, spoken in the Upper West region of Ghana. The dictionary provides comprehensive definitions, example sentences and the English translations, phonetic forms, inflected forms, etymological notes as well as information dialectal variation. This work is intended as a resource for linguists, but also as a resource for Dagaare speakers. Also included is a grammatical sketch of Dagaare contributed by Prof. Adams Bodomo.
Review on LinguistList
by Alexander Angsongna
published May 11, 2022
[...] This book is an insightful piece of work which provides a wealth of data and descriptive information. It is generally presented in a clear, concise, and easily readable fashion, and should be a very handy and valuable addition to previous grammars. It will serve as a very useful teaching and learning material for people particularly interested in Dagaare linguistics. [...]
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