A grammar of Misantla Totonac by Carolyn Mackay

By Carolyn Mackay

The Totonac-Tepehua language kinfolk, notwithstanding typologically just like another Mesoamerican languages, has now not but been established to be on the topic of the other language relations. Misantla Totonac is the southernmost number of Totonac and is spoken within the sector among Xalapa, the capital of Veracruz, Mexico and Misantla, Veracruz. In 1974, a newly paved street hooked up Xalapa and Misantla bringing a comparatively remoted region into touch with mainstream Mexican language and tradition. as a result, Misantla Totonac is not any longer received as a primary language via the neighborhood youngsters and is swiftly being changed through Spanish. A GRAMMAR OF MISANTLA TOTONAC provides the phonological constitution of the language and the best morphological strategies. It describes inflection and derivation of all significant note periods (verbs, nominals, and statives) intimately. It introduces grammatical contract and notice order phenomena, and offers the main salient and critical points of Misantla Totonac grammar. even though a variety of Totonac-Tepehua grammars exist in Spanish, this is often the single released grammar of the Totonac-Tepehua language relatives at present to be had in English. Winner of the once a year Society for the examine of Indigenous Languages of the Americas (SSILA) publication Award, this marks the 3rd quantity to be released within the sequence. "The fabric provided here's key to any destiny paintings in reconstructing the proto-language. . . .[It] is an important contribution to either common linguistics in addition to to Mesoamerican reports. -James Watters, summer season Institute of Linguistics

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