Magahi Phonology: A Descriptive Study

By: Saryoo Prasad

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This is an outstanding book on the phonology of Magah, intended to provide a critical analysis of Phonological structure of the language in terms of articulatory components, of auditory qualities and of acoustic properties as per the canon of Modern Linguistics, Describing segmental and Supra-Segmental Phonemes at length, it discusses Intonation character of the language with extensive analytical description including physiology and physics of Magah along with their laboratory results and photographs. This is virtually the only elementary work that gives a complete account of all the significant phonological elements of a sub-language of the wider range of Hindi speaking region. The entire analysis consists of three sections and nine chapters. All the findings and results have been categorized in nine tables to visualize the full spectrum of Magah Phonology at a glance. One of the great linguists of Asia. Dr. S.K. Chatterjee has well appriciated the methods and findings of the book-This is a brilliant and excellent work of Dr. Saryoo Prasad in the field of Indian Linguistics". A famous phonetician and linguist of London School, Dr. Vishwanath Prasad has also appraised the descriptive patterns and findings of the book and accepted it as a historical contribution to descriptive linguistics, enable to add a new chapter in Indian linguistics. Printed Pages: 256.

Title: Magahi Phonology: A Descriptive Study

Author Name: Saryoo Prasad

Categories: India, General,

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Concept Publishing Company Pvt. Ltd.: 2008

ISBN: 8180695255

ISBN 13: 9788180695254

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: New

Seller ID: 112101

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