A Dictionary of Creek Muskogee (Studies in the Anthropology by Jack B. Martin

By Jack B. Martin

The results of greater than ten years of study, A Dictionary of Creek/Muskogee attracts at the services of a linguist and a local Creek speaker to yield the 1st smooth dictionary of the Creek language of the southeastern usa. The dictionary contains over seven thousand Creek-English entries, over 4 thousand English-Creek entries, and over 400 Creek position names in Alabama, Georgia, Florida, and Oklahoma. the quantity additionally comprises illustrations, a map, antonyms, dialects, stylistic info, note histories, and different worthwhile reference fabric. Entries are given in either the normal Creek spelling and a contemporary phonemic transcription. A Dictionary of Creek/Muskogee is the traditional reference paintings for the Creek language.

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By Jack B. Martin

The results of greater than ten years of study, A Dictionary of Creek/Muskogee attracts at the services of a linguist and a local Creek speaker to yield the 1st smooth dictionary of the Creek language of the southeastern usa. The dictionary contains over seven thousand Creek-English entries, over 4 thousand English-Creek entries, and over 400 Creek position names in Alabama, Georgia, Florida, and Oklahoma. the quantity additionally comprises illustrations, a map, antonyms, dialects, stylistic info, note histories, and different worthwhile reference fabric. Entries are given in either the normal Creek spelling and a contemporary phonemic transcription. A Dictionary of Creek/Muskogee is the traditional reference paintings for the Creek language.

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Cried Tristram. “You don’t know what terrible customers these foreign women are; especially the ‘magnificent’ ones. ” Newman administered a vigorous slap to his knee. Japanese, if she pleased me,” he affirmed. “I would marry a “We had better confine ourselves to Europe,” said Mrs. Tristram. ” Tristram groaned. “Assuredly. I won’t deny that, other things being equal, I should prefer one of my own countrywomen. We should speak the same language, and that would be a comfort. But I am not afraid of a foreigner.

Solemn: solennel. spoken: parlé. stranger: étranger, inconnu. toward: vers, en, à, en relation avec. tribute: tribut, hommage. unconscious: inconscient, évanoui, sans connaissance. venturesome: aventureux. vivid: vif. Henry James 45 “It would give me great pleasure,” she said, looking at Mrs. ” “I am very much obliged to you,” said Newman. “Mrs. ” Madame de Cintre looked at him again, with the same soft brightness. ” she asked. “We shall keep him,” said Mrs. Tristram. ” and Madame de Cintre shook her friend’s hand.

Furbelows: falbalas. gallantry: vaillance. graces: Grâces. importunate: importun. ingenuity: ingéniosité. misshapen: difforme. petticoats: jupons. rapture: ravissement. repaid: remboursai, remboursèrent, remboursâtes, remboursâmes, remboursa, remboursas, remboursé. shyness: timidité. submissive: soumis, docile. sympathetically: de manière sympathique, de façon sympathique. thankless: ingrat. theoretic: théorique. vanity: vanité, futilité. visionary: visionnaire. Henry James 31 assumption of every one’s right to lead an easy life.

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