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The role of linguistics in the study of Zulu

A. S. Davey

The role of linguistics in the study of Zulu

inaugural lecture, delivered in the University of Natal, Pietermaritzburg, 7 September 1983

by A. S. Davey

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Published by University of Natal Press in Pietermaritzburg .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Zulu language -- Study and teaching.,
  • Zulu language -- Grammar.,
  • Applied linguistics.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 19.

    Statementby A.S. Davey.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPL8841 .D38 1985
    The Physical Object
    Pagination19 p. ;
    Number of Pages19
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2336066M
    ISBN 100869804286
    LC Control Number86226156
    OCLC/WorldCa15282917

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