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Sesotho Online
Title: Sesotho Online
Creator: Olivier, Jacobus Alwyn Kruger (Jako Olivier)
Abstract: Very detailed and extensive site about Sesotho / Southern Sotho: an extensive dictionary in different versions, grammar, teaching resources, exercises (incl. crosswords etc), a bibliography of secondary and primary literature in Southern Sotho, research done (partly including full texts), background information on the language and its speakers (the Basotho), proverbs, oral literature, first names and much more. [editors ilissAfrica]
Table of contents: • Introduction and sociolinguistic information
- General introduction- Basotho in Lesotho- Basotho in South Africa- Language variety in Sesotho
• Literature
- Oral literature- Sesotho publications- Folk stories
• Language and Grammar
- Forms of greeting- Basic phrases- Sound structure- Sentence construction- Nouns & noun classes- Pronouns - Adjectives- Verbs- Adverbs- Locatives (place)- Tenses- Moods- Deverbatives
• Reference
- General- Proverbs, idioms and riddles- Basotho names- Online dictionary- Downloadable dictionary
• Terminology and word lists
- Sesotho computer word list- Sesotho elements of the periodic table- Sesotho education word list- Sesotho numbers- Place names
• Educational and Teaching resources
- Teaching resources- Online Sesotho exercises
• Books and publications
- International online bookshops- South African online bookshops
• External Links
- Related web sites- Research on Sesotho- Studying Sesotho
Keywords: Republic of South Africa; African languages; oral literature; Lesotho; proverb; Southern Sotho / Sesotho
Countries: Lesotho;
South Africa
Subject areas: Language » Languages of African Origin
Resource type: Dictionaries;
Manuals, Checklists, Guidelines, Teaching Material, Tutorials;
Other Fulltexts and Sources
Language: English
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