Strand (2001: 255, 258) tentatively classifies Kalkoti as one of a number of "dispersed dialects" of Chilasi Shina
, based on the word list presented in the above-mentioned survey report (Rensch 1992: 159-76).
Although form sharing between the second and third person singular of the aorist is also found in Kohistani Shina
(Schmidt 2002: 39), a loss of contrast, probably as the result of sound changes in a more distant past, in Klk (and Kohistani Shina
), is more likely than a split into second and third person in Pal.
We should note the difference between Burushaski and neighbouring Shina
ei 'sheep' and Wakhi yobc 'ewe', which eliminates them as a source of borrowing.
says: "I love the flexibility of my job as it means I can fit my hours around my study and family.
is considered to be a derogatory Japanese word for China which was often used before and during World War II.
Ruth Laila Schmidt and Razwal Kohistani: A Grammar of the Shina
Language of Indus Kohistan.
Cooksley said the officer forgot to use sirens or lights and narrowly avoided an accident as he drove two miles to a call last Tuesday.
Mass attendance of dignitaries was recorded at the 70th birthday celebration of Shina
Peller's mother, Alhaja Silifat Adeboyin Abeo a.
The opening ceremony of the event will be held at Pakistan National Council of the Arts (PNCA) while the three-day event will feature language conference, Mushaira and folk musical performance by 40 renowned artists, poets and artisans from different ethnic backgrounds from Gilgit-Baltistan and Chitral region representing their diverse languages- Shina
, Khowar, Balti, Brushaski, Kalasha, Wakhi and Domaki.
Renowned poets, singers and musicians of Shina
, Balti, Khowar, Brushaski and Wakhi languages from across the Gilgit-Baltistan and Chitral enthralled the audience during their two-day performance.
The purpose of this paper is to summarize the lexical and phonological data contained in ten lists of Shina
and Kashmiri core vocabulary (attached as the second section of this paper beginning on p.