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Full text of "Linguistic Survey Of India Vol V Part I Indo Aryan Family Eastern Group"

CONTENTS.

PAGl

SYSTEM OP TIUNSLITBRATION     ......,*,...,.»

INTEODUCTION TO EASTERN GBOUP............1

BENGALI.

INTRODUCTION-

Name of the language      *...*....„      .....    11

Area in which apoken   .....  '   .......      ...        12

Place of the language in eonnexion with the other Indo- Aryan languages .......   IS

General character of the language .....      *      .....                        14

Rrtiult of the importation of Sanskrit words upon the pronunciation of the language *....#.

Bengali literature         *      .......      .      n      •*••*•    16

Bengali dialect*      ................   17

Population speaking Bengali in the Bengali area      ..........        19

Bengali aw a foreign language   *              ......             *      *      .      .      .   *i.

ToUl number of upeakew of Bengali      .....      *      ......       21

Authoritiw—

A«*~8art;f references to the language           *      ......                     ,      ,   23

B,— General.      ..,..,              ........        24

C,*~Qrammaw and Readiag4xx>k«      ......      ......   it.

I),— Diotiouflrioa    ,                      ......      ......       25

B.— Litmttire, eto ...........      .      *      .*    »      .27

Alphabet           t      . ,   .........      %     .      .      .      .        »6.

Pronunciation         .....      ^      ......      t      *      *      *   29

Skeleton Grammar       .......       ,*,.....        34

I.-CSXTJAL 0* SUXDAKt) BxiGALI—

Bunded dialect of CalontU      .....      .      ......      ,      .   89

Womtn'i dialect of C*loutU .      .....      «      .......        47

Standard ooltoquia) dialect of Howni* *........             ...   51

.     .......        58

.....      *     ........   60

„           N«dia     ......      ,     .......        62

„            Mnnhidatad       ,      ............   64

t>           Ewtern Btiidwati     .             ........      .      .        66

Di^lwtef Dhalbhto, Mtnbtum       .                ......                -      *      -      .   72

„       ftinghbhum                                                                                                                  78

„       WwtBurdwan ,....,.,      .....   83

,..,...        86

>      ...... 90

.....      *      ....     100

DiilwtofMidnipor*       ,      t       .       ,      ,      f      ..,,-.    -      ,      .      . 106

IV.— NoiTH»ir BIIOIIJ—

I>ifc1«tof Dinajpnr     .      .      ........      .      ....     lid

DiatetofBogm .......      ,,.,,-•••    1«
.,.,,.      .159