Grammar::Taa language

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Grammar {{ safesubst:#invoke:Unsubst||$N=Expand section |date=__DATE__ |$B= {{#invoke:Message box|ambox}} }} Taa is a subject–verb–object language with serial verbs and inflecting prepositions. Genitives, adjectives, relative clauses, and numbers come after the nouns they apply to. Reduplication is used to form causatives. There are five nominal agreement classes and additional two tone groups. Agreement occurs on pronouns, transitive verbs (with the object), adjectives, prepositions, and some particles.

Anthony Traill did extensive research concerning the language and its various aspects. He wrote a dictionary of the Taa language, named A ǃXóõ Dictionary, as well as a book on the phonetics of the language.


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