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Internal classification I largely follow McGregor and Stokes (2004) in their classification of Nyulnyulan languages, although I differ on the placement of the languages that make up Western Nyulnyulan. I treat Nimanburru as a third branch, and not a dialect of Nyulnyul, based on its lack of shared innovations with Nyulnyul as in evidence from the Peile Nimanburru materials (Bowern 2010a). 1 above. I also treat Ngumbarl as a separate language from Jukun and Yawuru, based on the analysis of the Bates’ materials for this language described in Bowern (2010a).

1) . 27a Pitch trace of an imperative in narrative . . . . . . 27b Pitch trace of an imperative . . . . . . . . . . 1 Word classes . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3 Schematic of Bardi verbs . . . . . . . . . . 363 Full template of Bardi simple verbs . . . . . . . 364 Example from Metcalfe (1975b:166) showing treatment of agreement . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 378 Metcalfe’s (1975b) analysis of Bardi verb morphology . . ’ .

76 Spectrogram of barndarrang /païtaraN/ ‘club’ showing a postnasal stop . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 77 Spectrogram of a final devoiced trill in ganbirr /kanbir/ ‘wound (n)’ . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 77 Debuccalized plosive in a heterorganic nasal-stop cluster in aankoo /a:nku/ ‘a little while’, with spectral slice of plosive . 79 An initial aspirated stop in gaarra /ka:ra/ ‘mother’s brother’ . 80 Spectrogram of goolany ‘baby louse’ showing prepalatalization 82 Initial vowel devoicing in oombarn ‘older brother’ .

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