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Ostrom"s Languages of the Pacific

Frank Edison Ostrom

Ostrom"s Languages of the Pacific

words and phrases in Pidgin English (New Guinea, Solomon islands, and the Bismarck archipelago) Polynesian (Hawaii and vicinity) Japanese (Japan) Spanish (Philippines) Moro (Sulu archipelago, Philippine group)

by Frank Edison Ostrom

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Published by Warner printing co. in [Los Angeles .
Written in English

    Places:
  • East Asia
    • Subjects:
    • East Asia -- Languages.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesLanguages of the Pacific.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsP381.P3 O7
      The Physical Object
      Pagination1 p. l., 5-60 p.
      Number of Pages60
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6481850M
      LC Control Number45003795
      OCLC/WorldCa5428844

      More than 1, distinct languages are spoken in Melanesia because: b. people migrated to the region aro years ago and had little spatial interaction with each other The Lapita civilization is important to understanding the cultural geography of the Pacific because the Lapita. It is intended mainly for college-level students in courses dealing with the region, but Native Cultures of the Pacific Islands will also be enjoyed by those interested in the Pacific Islands and by visitors to the Pacific. The book is an abridgement of the author's larger, two-volume work, Oceania: The Native Cultures of Australia and the.

        With James Badge Dale, Joseph Mazzello, Jon Seda, Ashton Holmes. The Pacific Theatre of World War II, as seen through the eyes of several young Marines. Pacific linguistics., Series C,, Books ;, no. Other Titles: Language atlas Pacific area: Responsibility: general editors, S.A. Wurm and Shirô Hattori ; cartography, Theo Baumann ; produced by the Australian Academy of the Humanities in collaboration with the Japan Academy, and assisted by the Departments of Linguistics and of Human.

      World map: Country, language, writing system This map shows the distribution of the main writing systems for official languages aroung the globe. Hover the mouse cursor on the map to see the main writin system of each individual country. A click opens the glyphs of that script. Or you can. and English language education, observed through its use as the language of business, technology, science, the Internet, popular enter-tainment, and even sports. Beyond the criteria of native language, official language, and priority foreign language, it is difficult to quantify the proportional use of English versus other languages in everyday.


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