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By Paul G Hackett

This can be the 1st Tibetan-to-English verb source to be released in additional than thirty years. it's a verb dictionary containing wide lexical info. even more than a trifling translation of present works, this lexicon was once compiled utilising statistical ideas and information, and attracts on resources spanning the 1,200 years of Tibet's classical literature and protecting all significant lineages. The lexicon includes over 1,700 root verb varieties and phrasal verb subentries and encompasses a wide selection of data now not formerly on hand in dictionary shape. the person entries are in Tibetan script and include English meanings, Sanskrit equivalents, whole sentences drawn from the corpus of Tibetan classical literature, and comparable sentence constitution details. an in depth creation to modern linguistic idea as utilized to Tibetan verbs offers the theoretical underpinnings of the lexicon.

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