in Edible Gender, Mother-in-Law Style, and Other Grammatical Wonders
May 2015; p ublished online August 2015 .
Chapter. Subjects: Sociolinguistics; Historical and Diachronic Linguistics. 7586 words.
Speakers of Dyirbal have an unusual (and possibly unique) kinship system. Marriage takes place with someone not from ego’s own generation but a generation above or below. A cross-cousin...
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