Te Aka - Maori-English, English-Maori Dictionary and Index [Te Whanake]

By: Moorfield, John C.

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Book Condition: Fair with No dust jacket as issued


Tears and abrasion to covers. Chips to corners of covers. Corners of leaves rubbed and worn. Creasing to last three leaves.Previous owner's has indexed both the Maori-English and English-Maori dictionaries with letter tabs. A worn copy. ; 2009 reprint of a title first published in 2005. xviii, 358 pages. Page dimensions: 237 x 164mm. "This dictionary and index comprises a selection of modern and everyday language that will be extremely useful for learners of the Maori language. It has a broader scope than traditional dictionaries, so as well as the words one would usually expect in a dictionary, it also includes: encyclopaedic entries designed to provide key information about plants, animals (including fish and insects), stars, planets, heaenly bodies, important Maori people, key ancestors of traditional narratives, tribal groups, ancestral canoes, song types, traditional musical instruments, Maori names for institutions, country names, place names and other proper names; explanatios of key concepts central to Maori culture; comprehensive explanations for grammatical items, with examples of usage; idioms and colloquialisms with their meanings and examples." - from blurb on rear cover.

Title: Te Aka - Maori-English, English-Maori Dictionary and Index [Te Whanake]

Author Name: Moorfield, John C.

Categories: Other,

Publisher: Rosedale, Pearson Eduction: (2009)

ISBN Number: 0582548365

ISBN Number 13: 9780582548367

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Fair with No dust jacket as issued

Seller ID: 21955