The Tiwi Language: Grammar, Myths and Dictionary of the Tiwi Language Spoken on Melville and Bathurst Islands, Northern Australia, Issue 55

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Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies, 1974 - Tales - 170 pages

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Contents

The description 4
4
Nominal morphophonology
34
chapter four
58
PART TWO MYTHS
77
Introduction
79
Majimpupini
86
The first kuulama
87
Kusipurani and Naziŋa
90
The first fire stick
100
Jərəkəpai
101
Hunting and gathering 1
103
Hunting and gathering IT
106
Dying
109
A funeral ceremony
111
PART THREE DICTIONARY
115
Introduction
117

The first funeral dance I
93
The first funeral dance II
94
Mwarəkati and Turuni
96
Why the sea is salt
97
The first kwoka
98
The first bark canoe
99
TiwiEnglish
119
EnglishTiwi
141
Thesaurus
159
i
167
Bibliography
169
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