Jujijk: Mi'kmaw Insects by Gerald Gloade (Author)
The English language is noun-based, referring to people, places, and things. Jujijk, an illustrated bilingual guide to bugs and insects in Atlantic Canada, showcases the beautiful verb-based Mi'kmaw language. Featuring vibrant artwork and concise, fascinating descriptions, Jujijk will have you searching out "the one that looks like a little owl" (moth) and "the one that sings before she bites you" (mosquito).
Created to promote and preserve the Mi'kmaw language, this book includes a pronunciation guide, a Mi'kmaw-English matching game, and an abridged version of the Smith-Francis orthography.
Publisher : Nimbus Publishing; Abridged - Bilingual edition (June 26 2019)
Language : English, Micmac
Paperback : 40 pages
ISBN-10 : 1771087579
ISBN-13 : 978-1771087575
Item weight : 45.4 g
Dimensions : 20.32 x 0.51 x 20.32 cm