The Arden AccademyThe Arden Reference Grammar

Table Of Contents

Chapter One - Phonology

  1. Consonants
  2. Vowels and vowel harmony
  3. The stress
  4. Phonotactic constraints
  5. Syllabification

Chapter Two - The writing system

The topic is under study.

Chapter Three - Inflectional morphology

  1. Morphology of nouns
  2. Morphology of verbs
  3. Definiteness
  4. Personal pronouns
  5. Determiners
  6. Numbers

Chapter Four - Derivational morphology

  1. Nominal derivation
  2. Verbal derivation
  3. Compounded words

Chapter Five - Invariable particles

  1. Bound pronouns
  2. Postpositions
  3. Coordinating conjunctions
  4. Comparative particles
  5. Modal particles

Chapter Six - Syntax

  1. Syntax of the core
  2. Peripheral case marking
  3. Relator nouns
  4. Nouns as adjectives
  5. Nouns as adverbs
  6. Impersonal verbs
  7. Adverbal clauses
  8. Adnominal clauses
  9. Absolute dative construction

Appendix A - Thematic lexicon

  1. Greetings

More categories are under discussion and development.

Appendix B - Arden corpus

  1. Winter and wine
  2. Galadriel's lament

Other texts will be released when available.

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