Alan Dench

List of John Benjamins publications for which Alan Dench plays a role.


Dench, Alan 2000 Comparative ReconstitutionHistorical Linguistics 1995: Volume 1: General issues and non-Germanic Languages., Smith, John Charles and Delia Bentley (eds.), pp. 57 ff. | Article
This paper discusses evidence of an early pidgin in use amongst Aboriginal people of the north west coast of Western Australia. The crucial evidence comes from an Italian manuscript describing the rescue, by local Aborigines, of two castaways wrecked on North West Cape in 1875. The data reveals… read more
Dench, Alan 1988 Complex Sentences in MartuthuniraComplex Sentence Constructions in Australian Languages, Austin, Peter (ed.), pp. 97 ff. | Article