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Ojebway Language:

A Manual for missionaries
and others employed among the Ojebway Indians
by Edward F. Wilson, 1874

 

Contents:

Part I. Grammar.

The Alphabet
Pronunciation
Orthography and Pronounciation
The Accent
The Article
The Noun

Gender, number, case
The three third persons
Diminutive ending
Derogative ending
Table of animate Nouns
Table of inanimate Nouns
Classification of Nouns
Transformation of Nouns into Verbs
The Adjective
Numerals
The cardinal numbers
Numeral affixes
The ordinal numbers
The Pronoun
The Personal Pronoun
The Possessive Pronoun
The Demonstrative Pronoun
The Indefinite Pronoun
The Interrogative Pronouns
The Adverb
The Preposition
The Conjunction
The Interjection
The Verb
The Neuter Verb
Notes on the Constraction of Moods, Tenses, Persons, the Negative, Modifications, and the Dubitative
Formation of the Participle
A list of Neuter Verbs
A Comperaive Table, shewing the inflection of all six Paradigms
The Verb ezhah, he goes, inflected throughout
Modifications of the Neuter Verb
The Dubitative. (Neuter.)
General Exercises on the Neuter Verb
The Transitive Verb
List of Paradigms
Formation of the Participle
Example of Paradigm I. (positive)
Example of Paradigm I. (negative)
Example of Paradigm I. (passive voice)
Example of Paradigm II.
Example of Paradigm III.
Example of Paradigm IV.
Example of Paradigm V.
Example of Paradigm VI.
Example of Paradigm VII.
Example of Paradigm VIII.
Exercises on the Transitive Verb
Modifications of the Transitive Verb
The Dubitative. (Transitive.)
Exercises on the Modifications and Dubitative
The Impersonal Verb
Exercises on the Impersonal Verb
Rules for chaging the Power of Verbs
A list of Prefixes
A list of Endings

Part II. Dialogue and Exercises.

Rules for Composition
Exercises with Parsing
English translated into Indian
Dialogues:

I. Salutaions, Weather, &c
II. Meal-time
III. Health, Age, &c
IV. Camping out
V. In the Bush
VI. Visiting the Indians
VII. On the Water
VIII. Cultivating the Land
IX. Winter
X. At School
XI. Sunday
XII. Conversations on Religion
Lord's Prayer
Prayer for a Sick Person, and the Blessing
2 Corinthians, XIII. 14.
Grace before Meals
How to Write a Letter
How to Make a Speech

Part III. The Dictionary.

English-Ojebway Dictionary

A
B
C
D
E
F
G
H
I
J
K
L
M
N
O
P
Q
R
S
T
U
V
W
Y
Z

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