Yoruba-english/english-yoruba Modern Practical Dictionary by Kayode FakinledeYoruba-english/english-yoruba Modern Practical Dictionary by Kayode Fakinlede

Yoruba-english/english-yoruba Modern Practical Dictionary

byKayode Fakinlede

Paperback | February 1, 2002

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This unique bilingual dictionary gives English speakers and other non-Yoruba a tool with which to learn one of the national languages of Nigeria, while simultaneously giving Yoruba scholars, students, and educators a voice to reach each other and the rest of the world in their native language. Includes: a comprehensive review of the Yoruba alphabet and tonal system; more than 26,000 total word-to-word dictionary entires (no definitions), which include medical terms, the basic elements, and plant and animal taxonomy; a grammar section that includes part of speech and sentence structure; a list of Yoruba and English word roots, prefixes, and suffixes; and an appendix of scientific measurements and rudimentary mathematical terminology.
Title:Yoruba-english/english-yoruba Modern Practical DictionaryFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:500 pages, 8.5 × 5.5 × 1.64 inShipping dimensions:8.5 × 5.5 × 1.64 inPublished:February 1, 2002Publisher:Hippocrene BooksLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0781809789

ISBN - 13:9780781809788