Valency in Nen

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    Nen, (Ethnologue Code NQN) is a language of the Morehead-Maro Family of Southern New Guinea, also known as Nen Ym or Nen Zi (pronounced [nɛn dʒi]). The Morehead-Maro family, with around a dozen members3, straddles two modern nations, Papua New Guinea (PNG) and Indonesia (Merauke district), in a low-lying area bounded to the north and east by the Fly River, to the south by the Torres Strait which separates New Guinea from Australia, and to the east by the Maro river.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationValency Classes in the World's Languages, Volume 2: Case Studies from Austronesia and the pacific, the Americas, and Theoretical Outlook
    Editors Andrej Malchukov and Bernard Comrie
    Place of PublicationBerlin
    PublisherDe Gruyter Mouton
    ISBN (Print)9783110438444
    Publication statusPublished - 2015


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