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  • A Grammar Sketch of Kwaraqae

    Macdonald, Daryl Eveline (University of Waikato, 2010)
    A Grammar Sketch of Kwaraqae is a synchronic linguistic analysis of the Kwaraqae language, one of sixty-three languages which are part of the North Malaita dialect chain in the Solomon Islands. The data was collected at ...
  • Oceanic languages: A comparative investigation of pre-clausal constructions

    Macdonald, Daryl Eveline (University of Waikato, 2017)
    This thesis presents an investigation of pre-clausal phenomena in the lesser-studied languages of the Oceanic language family. The study is innovative in that the pre-clausal structure of interest, hereinafter labelled as ...
  • Writing Lawa: Stimulating indigenous ownership of vernacular literacy through action research

    Holt, Mark Timothy Lloyd (University of Waikato, 2014)
    The Eastern Lawa people of Northern Thailand have not had a practical or standardised method of writing their own language. This research began in response to an informal request that help be given to the teachers at Bo ...