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The Mende Language

Containing Useful Phrases, Elementary Grammar, Short Vocabularies, Reading Materials

by F. W. H. Migeod

  • 102 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • African Languages (See Also Swahili),
  • Foreign Language Study,
  • Language

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages276
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11968900M
    ISBN 101432698389
    ISBN 109781432698386
    OCLC/WorldCa166369583

    Get this from a library! A grammar of the Mende language. [Ethel G Aginsky] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library. Create lists, bibliographies and reviews: or Search WorldCat. Find items in libraries near you. At Live Lingua we believe that everybody should be able to learn another language. This is why we have made available these Free US Peace Corps Mende resources for you to use. Read the Mende ebooks online, listen to the Mende audios and practice your Mende pronunciation with our online recorder or download the files to use whenever you want. Choose the Mende course you want below.

    Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for The Mende Language, Containing Useful Phrases, Elementary Grammar, Short Vocabularies, Reading Mater by Frederick William Hugh Migeod (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products! Libby Manthey, Riverwalk Books Limited, Chelan, WA Slave retells the story of Mende Nazer, captured in at age 12 in southern Sudan and taken to Khartoum to work as a house slave. As you read about Nazer's enslavement and her eventual run to freedom in .

      This book is the first in a series intended to teach the Mende language of Sierra Leone. It is written for the absolute beginner and also for Mende-speaking individuals wishing to learn how to read and write Mende/5(4).   What the development of the Toma syllabary tells us is that, despite the Mende and Vai scripts never achieving use throughout the entire Mande-speaking world, their value was recognized by other communities of Mande language speakers, who (in this case) then sought to make their own syllabary, adapted to their needs.


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The Mende Language by F. W. H. Migeod Download PDF EPUB FB2

Books on the Mende language are super hard to find. I really like it but like the other book I have found it does not give pronunciation for some of the lettering and words which would be a great help. Still glad I have the book.4/4(2).

His first experience with writingthe Mende language was when he served as apprenticeprinter for the Provincial Literature Bureau (BunumbuPress), Bo.¿ As a State CertifiedProfessional Geologist, Mr Bayonis an environmental scientist with the Indiana Department of Natural Resources,Indianapolis, Indiana.

J/5(3). DOI link for The Mende Language. The Mende Language book. Containing Useful Phrases, Elementary Grammar, Short Vocabularies, Reading Materials.

The Mende Language. The Mende Language book link for The Mende Language. The Mende Language book. Containing Useful Phrases, Elementary Grammar, Short Vocabularies, Reading Materials. By F.W.H. Migeod.

Edition 1st Edition Author: Frederick William Hugh Migeod. “Mende for Beginners” is the first in a series of Mende books intended to teach the Mende language to non-Mende speaking individuals and also Mende speaking individuals who wish to learn how to read and write the Mende language.

The book is divided into chapters of everyday language: greetings, counting, days of the week, months and seasons Pages: The Mende Language: Containing Useful Phrases, Elementary Grammar, Short Vocabularies, Reading Materials. Frederick William Hugh Migeod. Paul, Trench, Trüber & Company, Limited, - Mandingo language - pages.

0 Reviews. Preview this book. Mende is spoken as a regional lingua franca in the southwestern part of the country and is also used as a second language by many speakers of Krio, an English-based creole, which is the most widely used language in Sierra Leone for everyday communication among.

The Mende Language: DIRECTIONS: If you know the complete story of the Amistad, you know the story of Josiah Gibbs, a language professor at Yale University in New Haven. In a moving moment, Gibbs held up one finger to the Mende Africans. They said "e-ta," the Mende word for one.

He held up two fingers. They said "fe-le.". It is spoken thus in Mende: Ndeyii Puyici Hu It is spoken thus in English: Nyεiyii Puu Yiεi Hu It is written thus in English: Bi wua (Buaa?) Wu wua. Gud mככniŋ (a ngendεi) Good morning: Biaa na.

wua na. Gud aftεnuun (a kpכkכvolei) Good afternoon: Bi luvaa. (Buuvaa?) Wu luvaa. Gud ivniŋ (a kpכkכi) Good evening: Gbככ bi gaahu. Njεpεi nasia ti nyεiyii yakpe kεεyeembuk gba Words that are spelt the same but have different meanings: Njεpεisia.

Mende-English dictionary. Internet Archive BookReader Vocabulary of the Mende language Copy and paste one of these options to share this book elsewhere. Link to this page view Link to the book Embed a mini Book Reader 1 page 2 pages Open to this page.

Finished. Vocabulary of the Mende language. Mende Language Books Mende: TEACH YOURSELF THE ELEMENTS OF THE MƐNDE LANGUAGE "‘Teach Yourself the Elements of the Mɛnde Language’ (Bia’ekpé Gaa A Mɛnde Yie Ye-mbuisia) has been developed based on the pattern of texts in other old languages, such as Hebrew and Greek.

The language of the book is easy and simplistic. The story is told, with no literary embellishments and in the author's own voice - she is not a writer and so there is a matter of fact style (it was told to Damien Lewis, a journalist who helped Mende during her escape /5. The Mende language, containing useful phrases, elementary grammar, short vocabularies, reading materials by Migeod, Frederick William Hugh, Pages: Mende is a tonal language belonging to the Mande branch of the Niger-Congo language family.

InKisimi Kamara invented a syllabary for Mende he called Kikakui. The script achieved widespread use for a time, but has largely been replaced with an orthography using the Latin alphabet.

This book is listed in David Griffiths' Bibliography of the Book of common Prayer as and is, to the best of our knowledge, the only translation of the Book of Common Prayer into that language. There are a number of books online on the Mende language contempraneous to this one, including a phrase and grammar book, and the Gospels.

The Mende captives ultimately underwent three separate trials, including a final appeal at the US Supreme Court, before finally being vindicated. Because James Covey’s first language was Mende, also spoken by most of the enslaved men, he played a. Language Manuals & Books PDF files to view & download.

Preliminary Version to a Beginning Course in Mende William L. Coleman & Samuel Joe Lebby. Open. Peace Corps Sierra Leone Mende Language Manual. Alhaji Sheik Kuyateh & Frederick Conteh. Open. The Mende Language. Learn Mende Language.

likes. We are fired up to make Mende Language a simple medium of communication by helping others learn, speak,write and understand it ers: The book, "A History of the African Olmecs," published by 1stbooks Library, Vernal Pike, Bloomington, Indiana U.S.A 1() or 1() email; [email protected] The Olmecs were Blac Africans, they spoke a Mende dialect, they had a religion similar to Shango, they joined with Blacks from China.

Help us in creating the largest English-Mende (Sierra Leone) dictionary online. Simply log in and add new translation. Glosbe is a collaborative project and every one can add (and remove) translations. It makes our dictionary English Mende (Sierra Leone) real, as it is created by native speakers people, that uses language for every day.Mende Nazer lost her childhood at age twelve, when she was sold into slavery.

It all began one horrific night inwhen Arab raiders swept through her Nuba village, murdering the adults and rounding up thirty-one children, including Mende. Mende was sold to a wealthy Arab family who lived in Sudans capital city, Khartoum/5.Mende Nazer (born c.

) is a UK-resident, Sudanese author and human rights activist. Nazer was a slave in Sudan and in London for eight years.