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In ATR- vowels the tongue remains in neutral position. Publication Year see all.

The b-class is by far the most common. More refinements More refinements Contempodain we have seen, Wolof has an elaborate focus system which may emphasize the subject, the verb or the object: Languages of North America.

Bejo, Curay Und Bin-bim?. University Press of America An insatiable appetite for ancient and modern tongues. Wolof is closely related to Serer and less so to Fula.

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Like most Atlantic languages it lacks tones and has prenasalized consonants but in contrast with them it doesn’t have implosive ones. Verbs can be converted into nouns by reduplication, suffixation and consonant mutation. Got one to contempotain Besides, there are about thirty verbal extensions or derivational affixes that encode reciprocal, applicative, causative, locative, and other meanings.


What I am doing is leaving. The minimum verb construction sometimes called aorist lacks a TAM marker and is atemporal and neutral; tense-aspect is dictated by context.

Hardback Language of text: Show only see all. They di be divided into two contrasting sets. Wolof has special verb forms to emphasize the verb, the subject or the object in the sentence.

Many, but not all, consonants have long varieties prenasalized stops, fricatives and r have no geminated form. In Gambia there are aboutWolof speakers, in Mauritania 12, and 35, in France. A distinctive feature of Wolof consonantal system is the absence of implosive consonants which are present in other Atlantic languages.

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A communication guide for travelers to The Gambia and Senegal. Wolof is spoken in the West African coastmainly in northwestern Senegal including Dakar and parts of Gambia along the north bank of the Gambia river and in the capital Banjul.

It is a cauldron that I want. The Wolof spoken in Gambia constitutes another dialect. Wolof is one of several national languages of Senegal though the official one is French. Item Location see all. Le preux et le sage: The series, published between andbrings together a wealth of previously un-co-ordinated material on the ethnic groupings and social conditions of African peoples.


Some classes are reserved for singular nouns and others for plurals.

Title The Wolof of Senegambia. In ‘ Concise Encyclopedia of Languages of the World ‘, Urban Wolof especially wolf spoken in Dakar has many loanwords from French. The passive and semi-active are formed by adding the suffix – u. The indefinite pronouns derive from the interrogative ones: Masters of the Sabar: There are no articles and nouns are not inflected for case or gender.