Jamaica Talk
$9.99
Jamaica Talk
By Frederic G. Cassidy
US$ 9.99
Book Description

Table of Contents
  • CONTENTS
  • PREFACE TO THE FIRST EDITION AND ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS
  • PREFACE TO THE SECOND EDITION
  • I. HISTORY, PRONUNCIATION AND GRAMMAR
    • CHAPTER 1. JAMAICANISMS
    • CHAPTER 2. SOURCES OF JAMAICA TALK
    • CHAPTER 3. JAMAICAN PRONUNCIATION
    • CHAPTER 4. JAMAICAN GRAMMAR
  • II. JAMAICAN VOCABULARY
    • CHAPTER 5. WORK AND OCCUPATIONS
    • CHAPTER 6. SEASONS AND PLACES: MEASUREMENTS
    • CHAPTER 7. PARTS OF THE BODY: BODILY CONDITIONS
    • CHAPTER 8. PEOPLE: RACES AND TYPES
    • CHAPTER 9. DOMESTIC AND SOCIAL LIFE I
    • CHAPTER 10. DOMESTIC AND SOCIAL LIFE II
    • CHAPTER 11. RELIGION, BELIEF, SUPERSTITION
    • CHAPTER 12. JOHN CANOE: OTHER ENTERTAINMENTS
    • CHAPTER 13. WILD ANIMALS
    • CHAPTER 14. BIRDS
    • CHAPTER 15. FISH
    • CHAPTER 16. PLANTS
    • CHAPTER 17. CONCLUSIONS
  • BOOKS, PERIODICALS, AND MANUSCRIPTS CITED
  • INFORMANTS
  • HOW TO USE THE NOTES
  • NOTES
  • APPENDIX I
  • APPENDIX II
  • WORD LIST
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