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The ALLEX Project
Title: The ALLEX Project
Title alternative: African Languages Lexical Project (Zimbabwe)
URL: http://www.edd.uio.no/allex/
Creator: African Languages Research Institute <Harare>; University of Oslo / Department of Linguistics and Scandinavian Studies; University of Oslo / Unit for Digital Documentation
Abstract: "The Project is designed to describe, promote, and develop the African languages of Zimbabwe as general means of communications within all sectors of society". You will find a number of full text documents (e-books) on this website, as well as databases with text corpora from Shona, Ndebele, Namibya, and Mauritian Creole; and a database of Shona morphology. [according to site editor’s information] [supplemented]
Table of contents: Excerpt: ALLEX PRODUCTS• Text Corpora > Shona > Ndebele > Nambya > Mauritian Creole > Shona Morphology• Dictionaries > Isichazamazwi sesiNdebele (pp. i - xlvii)• Books > Adoption and Adaption in Shona (Chimhundu, 2002) > The Unification of the Shona Dialects (Doke, 2005/1931) > Essays on Shona Dialects (Fortune, 2004) > The Standardisation of the Ndebele Language Th rough Dictionary-making (Hadebe, 2002) > Gender Sensitivity in Shona Language Use. A lexicographic and corpus-based study of words in context (Mawemba, 2006) > The Categorical Status and Functions of Auxiliaries in Shona (Mberi, 2006)
Keywords: African languages; linguistics; Shona; Northern Ndebele ; Morisyen; Nambya
Countries: Zimbabwe
Subject areas: Language » Generalities;
Language » Languages of African Origin
Resource type: Research Projekts and Research Databases;
Collections of e-books
Language: English
Notice: ACHTUNG: Das Shona-Wörterbuch funktioniert nicht.CAUTION: The Shona dictionary does not work.
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