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Gramática Ch'ol By Viola Warkentin, Ruby Scott
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This grammar of the Ch'ol language uses relatively non-technical terminology to describe the Tila variety of Ch'ol that is spoken in the town of Chivalito, municipality of Salto de Agua, Chiapas,... More > Mexico. A few examples are taken from Tumbalá Ch'ol and Sabanilla Ch'ol. Topics covered include the parts of speech, especially the verbs. Three classes of transitive verbs are distinguished, as well as intransitive, stative, and special verbs. The descriptions are illustrated by analyzed phrases and sentences. In addition, there is a description of the sounds of Ch'ol compared to those of Spanish. The appendices provide information on numbers and numeral classifiers, plus terms for kinship and parts of the body. Also included are maps and a bibliography.< Less