OUTLINE OF CHEROKEE GRAMMAR

Table of Contents

 

Cover and Introduction  .................................................................................................................................................................239

I. THE VERB ................................................................................................................................................................................241
A. initial prefixes..............................................................................................................................................................................241
B. pronoun prefixes.........................................................................................................................................................................256
C. non-final suffixes.........................................................................................................................................................................281
D. final suffixes................................................................................................................................................................................288
E. reflexive, passive, and classificatory verbs....................................................................................................................................295
F. verb "to be".................................................................................................................................................................................305

II. THE NOUN ..............................................................................................................................................................................306
A. noun prefixes...............................................................................................................................................................................306
B. noun suffixes................................................................................................................................................................................308
C. possessed nouns..........................................................................................................................................................................310
D. compound nouns..........................................................................................................................................................................318
E. derived nouns...............................................................................................................................................................................319
F. first person...................................................................................................................................................................................322
                     (NOTE: pages 320-323 are missing from this copy sent to us from CN.  A complete copy will be forthcoming.)
III. OTHER PARTS OF SPEECH...................................................................................................................................................324
A. pronouns......................................................................................................................................................................................324
B. adjectives.....................................................................................................................................................................................330
C  adverbs........................................................................................................................................................................................338
D. prepositions..................................................................................................................................................................................341
E. interjections...................................................................................................................................................................................342
F. conjunctions..................................................................................................................................................................................342

IV. NOTES ON CHEROKEE SYNTAX ........................................................................................................................................344
A. negative sentences.........................................................................................................................................................................344
B. questions.......................................................................................................................................................................................347
C. coordination..................................................................................................................................................................................348
D. subordination.................................................................................................................................................................................350
E. possession......................................................................................................................................................................................352
F. notes on word order in Cherokee....................................................................................................................................................353
G. Cherokee text.................................................................................................................................................................................354
 

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