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First published 1994.

Produced with the assistance of the Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies.

Not for Inter-Library Loan.

Eastern and Central Arrernte are strong languages spoken every day by about 2000 people in Mparntwe (Alice Springs), Ltyentye Apurte (Santa Teresa) and other communities in Central Australia. For Arrernte people, their language is important in a way that goes beyond straightforward communication; it links them with their family, with their country and with their dreamings. Features of this revised dictionary include: Over 6000 entries and subentries with definitions and extensive example sentences; Extensive English to Arrernte word finder list ; A guide to pronunciation, grammar and writing system ; An introduction to Arrernte family and society ; An extensive range of illustrations.

Text in Arrernte and English.

Item type Current library Call number Status Date due Barcode Item holds
Traditional Knowledge Collection Traditional Knowledge Collection IP Australia Library Traditional Knowledge Collection 499.15 HEN (Browse shelf(Opens below)) Available 626773
Total holds: 0

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