The Thompson Language

A description of the speech of the Thompson River Indians of south central British Colum- bia, centering on the speech of the southernmost dialect. Phonology, morphology, syntax, and a long illustrative myth text. A companion to the Thompson-English Dictionary and to the forthcoming Thompson Texts.


The Authors

Text Version


International Journal of American Linguistics Vol. 62 No. 1, January 1996, pp. 120-24. Reviewed by Steven M. Egesdal, University of Hawaii.
American Indian Culture and Research Journal 1993 Vol. 17 No. 3, pp. 236-44. Reviewed by Jan P. van Eijk, Saskatchewan Indian Federated College.
Anthropological Linguistics Vol. 37 No. 3, pp. 387-92. Reviewed by Paul D. Kroeber, University of Wyoming.

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