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From Ancient Thai to Modern Dialects

by J.Marvin Brown

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Published by White Lotus Co Ltd .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Historical & comparative linguistics,
  • Thai language,
  • Dialects,
  • Tai languages,
  • Thai (Siamese)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages272
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9183578M
    ISBN 109748495078
    ISBN 109789748495071

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A comparison of a dialects transformation chart with a chart of ancient Thai shows the systematic changes, while the dialects phonological chart insures the correct interpretation of the phonemic by: From Ancient Thai to Modern Dialects And Other Writings on Historical Thai Linguistics book.

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