"...a comprehensive field researcher's guide to the description of undocumented & near extinct languages." T. Rosenberg, LLBA
"I would rate this book highly as an important part of a practical strategy for writing the description of the morphosyntax of a field language." Austin Hale, Notes on Linguistics
"...Describing Morphosyntax is an excellent guide not only for field linguists but also for all linguists who are interested in fascinating aspects of grammar." Word
Über das Produkt
This book is a guide for linguistic fieldworkers who wish to write a description of the morphology and syntax of one of the world's many under-documented languages. It uses examples from many languages both well known and virtually unknown.