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2 edition of Tongan grammar. found in the catalog.

Tongan grammar.

C. Maxwell Churchward

Tongan grammar.

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Published by Oxford University Press in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tonga language (Tonga Islands) -- Grammar.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPL6531 .C5
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 305 p.
    Number of Pages305
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6173880M
    LC Control Number55004587
    OCLC/WorldCa4606240

    This course gives you an introduction to the structure of Tongan language and develops your basic skills in listening, speaking, reading and writing. It is designed for students with little or no knowledge of the language, and for those with some fluency wishing to understand simple sentence structure and composition. {{Citation | title=An English and Tongan Vocabulary, also a Tongan and English Vocabulary, with a list of idiomatic phrases and Tongan Grammar, [microform] | author1=Baker, S. W. (Shirley Waldemar), | author2=Australian National University.


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Tongan grammar by C. Maxwell Churchward; 2 editions; Subjects: Grammar, Tonga language (Tonga Islands), Tongan language. The Student's English-Tongan and Tongan-English Dictionary had its beginning in in The Kingdom of Tonga.

It was written with the primary aim of helping the many students in Tonga who must learn their lessons using English, and has been the best selling dictionary in Tonga/5(2). Coordinates. Tonga (/ ˈ t ɒ ŋ (ɡ) ə /; Tongan: Puleʻanga Fakatuʻi ʻo Tonga), officially named the Kingdom of Tonga, is a Polynesian sovereign state and archipelago comprising islands, of which 36 are inhabited.

The total surface area is about square kilometres ( sq mi) scattered oversquare kilometres (, sq mi) of the southern Pacific l and largest city: Nukuʻalofa. Tongan definition: of or relating to the kingdom of Tonga, its inhabitants, or their language | Meaning, pronunciation, translations and examples.

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Shirley W. Baker [Printed by Wilsons and Horton] Auckland, N.Z Australian/Harvard Citation. Peace Corps/Western Samoa. Introduction to this book: Unit One: nominative Lesson 1 - 38 Singular of no00t,; 1 2, 26 'Pronunciation 2 7 Singular demonstratives 3 11, 26 Singular question 3 11, 26 Plural of nouns 4 15, 26 Plural demonstr2tives 4 15, 26 Plural question 4- 15, 26 Indefinite (singular and plural) 5 19, 30 Negative.

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Tongan grammar, C. Maxwell Churchward. Toronto Public Library. An English and Tongan vocabulary, also an Tongan and English vocabulary, with a list of idiomatic phrases and Tongan grammar Creator: Baker, S. W (Shirley Waldemar), Place of Publication: Auckland, N.Z Publisher: [s.n.] Publication Date: Language: Multiple languages English Tongan Physical Description: iii,pages; 23 cm.

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