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By Carolyn Mackay

The Totonac-Tepehua language relatives, although typologically just like another Mesoamerican languages, has now not but been validated to be concerning the other language kin. Misantla Totonac is the southernmost number of Totonac and is spoken within the region among Xalapa, the capital of Veracruz, Mexico and Misantla, Veracruz. In 1974, a newly paved highway attached Xalapa and Misantla bringing a comparatively remoted quarter into touch with mainstream Mexican language and tradition. as a result, Misantla Totonac isn't any longer received as a primary language through the neighborhood little ones and is swiftly being changed through Spanish. A GRAMMAR OF MISANTLA TOTONAC provides the phonological constitution of the language and the best morphological approaches. It describes inflection and derivation of all significant observe periods (verbs, nominals, and statives) intimately. It introduces grammatical contract and be aware order phenomena, and provides the main salient and critical features of Misantla Totonac grammar. even supposing a variety of Totonac-Tepehua grammars exist in Spanish, this is often the one released grammar of the Totonac-Tepehua language relatives presently on hand in English. Winner of the once a year Society for the examine of Indigenous Languages of the Americas (SSILA) publication Award, this marks the 3rd quantity to be released within the sequence. "The fabric offered this is key to any destiny paintings in reconstructing the proto-language. . . .[It] is an important contribution to either normal linguistics in addition to to Mesoamerican experiences. -James Watters, summer time Institute of Linguistics

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