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ISO 639-3: ben

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Other known names and dialect names: Bangala, Bangla, Bangla-Bhasa, Barik, Barisal, Bhatiari, Chirmar, Kachari-Bengali, Khulna, Kishanganjia, Lohari-Malpaharia, Musselmani, Mymensingh, Noakhali, Rajshahi, Samaria, Saraki, Siripuria

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Primary texts

  1. ONLINEGaelic, Gogobera, Waramanga, Gaididj, Lockhart River corroborees, Munggan South and North, Linngitigh, Gogomindjah, Taiyor; some corroborees, Mitchell River; Nguna, Javanese, Nauru, Tamil, Bengali. Arthur Capell (compiler); Arthur Capell (recorder). n.d. Pacific And Regional Archive for Digital Sources in Endangered Cultures (PARADISEC). oai:paradisec.org.au:AC1-306
  2. ONLINEWordlists including banana tree, functors, pronouns. Some verb paradigms.. Matthew Toulmin (compiler); Matthew Toulmin (recorder). 2004. Pacific And Regional Archive for Digital Sources in Endangered Cultures (PARADISEC). oai:paradisec.org.au:MT1-001
  3. ONLINEBengali Genesis Translation. British and Foreign Bible Society. 1973. The Bangladesh Bible Society. oai:rosettaproject.org:rosettaproject_ben_gen-1
  4. ONLINEBengali Genesis Translation. The Long Now Foundation. 1998. Anjuman Printing Press. oai:rosettaproject.org:rosettaproject_ben_gen-2
  5. ONLINELinguistic Survey of India. Grierson, G.A. 1967. Motilal Banarsidass. oai:rosettaproject.org:rosettaproject_ben_vertxt-1
  6. 2007 NIST Language Recognition Evaluation Test Set. Alvin Martin, Audrey Le. 2009. The LDC Corpus Catalog. oai:www.ldc.upenn.edu:LDC2009S04
  7. 2007 NIST Language Recognition Evaluation Supplemental Training Set. Alvin Martin, Audrey Le, Dave Graff, Jan van Santen. 2009. The LDC Corpus Catalog. oai:www.ldc.upenn.edu:LDC2009S05

Lexical resources

  1. Colloquial Bengali : Bengali texts with broad phonetic transcription and meaning in English. Chowdhury, Mofazzal Haider. 1963. Dacca : Bengali Academy. oai:gial.edu:13961
  2. Samsad Bengali-English dictionary. Biswas, Sailendra, 1918-. 1982. Calcutta : Sahitya Samsad. oai:gial.edu:14312
  3. Samsad English-Bengali dictionary. Biswas, Sailendra, 1918-. 1980. Calcutta : Sahitya Samsad. oai:gial.edu:14317
  4. Students' favorite dictionary (English to Bengali). Dev, Ashu Tosh. 1963. Lahore : Siraj Muhamadi Press. oai:gial.edu:14326
  5. Students' favorite dictionary (Bengali to English). Dev, Ashu Tosh. 1952. Lahore : Siraj Muhamadi Press. oai:gial.edu:14327
  6. Essential everyday Bengali : a grammar and glossary of colloquial Bengali with examples throughout. Thompson, Hanne-Ruth. 1999. Dhaka, Bangladesh : Bangla Academy. oai:gial.edu:26377
  7. ONLINEWordlists including banana tree, functors, pronouns. Some verb paradigms.. Matthew Toulmin (compiler); Matthew Toulmin (recorder). 2004. Pacific And Regional Archive for Digital Sources in Endangered Cultures (PARADISEC). oai:paradisec.org.au:MT1-001

Language descriptions

  1. Introduction to Bengali Part I. Dimock, Edward C. 1964. [S.l. : s.n. oai:gial.edu:22132
  2. Essential everyday Bengali : a grammar and glossary of colloquial Bengali with examples throughout. Thompson, Hanne-Ruth. 1999. Dhaka, Bangladesh : Bangla Academy. oai:gial.edu:26377
  3. Bengali language handbook. Ray, Punya Sloka. 1966. Language handbook series. oai:gial.edu:946
  4. Volitionality and subject in Bengali : a study of semantic parameters in grammatical processes. Klaiman, M. H. 1981. Bloomington, Ind. : Indiana University Linguistics Club. oai:gial.edu:9558
  5. ONLINEGlottolog 2.2 Resources for Bengali. n.a. 2013. Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology. oai:glottolog.org:beng1280
  6. ONLINELinguistic Survey of India. Grierson, G.A. 1967. Motilal Banarsidass. oai:rosettaproject.org:rosettaproject_ben_morsyn-4
  7. ONLINELanguage Policy, Language Planning, and Sociolinguistics in Southeast Asia. Bradley, David. 1985. Australian National University. oai:rosettaproject.org:rosettaproject_ben_morsyn-5
  8. ONLINEThe World's Writing Systems. Daniels, Peter T.; Bright, William. 1996. Oxford University Press. oai:rosettaproject.org:rosettaproject_ben_ortho-1
  9. ONLINECompendium of the World's Languages. Campbell, George L. 2000. Routledge. oai:rosettaproject.org:rosettaproject_ben_ortho-2
  10. ONLINEThe World's Writing Systems. Daniels, Peter T.; Bright, William. 1996. Oxford University Press. oai:rosettaproject.org:rosettaproject_ben_ortho-4
  11. ONLINELinguistic Survey of India. Grierson, G.A. 1967. Motilal Banarsidass. oai:rosettaproject.org:rosettaproject_ben_ortho-5
  12. ONLINECompendium of the World's Languages. Campbell, George L. 2000. Routledge. oai:rosettaproject.org:rosettaproject_ben_phon-1
  13. ONLINEWALS Online Resources for Bengali. n.a. 2008. Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology. oai:wals.info:ben
  14. ONLINEWOLD Resources for Bengali. n.a. 2013. Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology. oai:wold.livingsources.org:72

Other resources about the language

  1. ONLINEThe phonemes of Bengali. Ferguson, C. A.; Chowdhury, M. 1960. WALS Online RefDB. oai:refdb.wals.info:254
  2. ONLINEBengali. Klaiman, M. H. 1990. The World's Major Languages. oai:refdb.wals.info:446
  3. ONLINEThe Bengali Language. Translation of Bengalskii jazyk. Languages of Asia and Africa. Bykova, E. M. 1981. Nauka. oai:refdb.wals.info:1432
  4. ONLINEBangla. Dasgupta, Probal. 2003. The Indo-Aryan Languages. oai:refdb.wals.info:3827
  5. ONLINEBengali. A complete course for beginners. Radice, William. 1994. Hoddler Headline Plc. oai:refdb.wals.info:3995
  6. ONLINEReduplication in South Asian Languages. An Areal, Typological and Historical Study. Abbi, Anvita. 1992. Allied Publishers Limited. oai:refdb.wals.info:4019
  7. ONLINETense and Aspect Systems. Dahl, Östen. 1985. Blackwell. oai:refdb.wals.info:4272
  8. ONLINEIntroduction to Bengali. Dimock, Edward C. 1965. East-West Center Press. oai:refdb.wals.info:4709
  9. ONLINEVerbs of 'being' in Bengali, with a note on Amharic. Ferguson, C. A. 1972. The verb 'be' and its synonyms 5. oai:refdb.wals.info:5100
  10. ONLINELes langages de l'humanité: une encyclopédie des 3000 langues parlées dans le monde. Malherbe, Michael; Rosenberg, S. 1996. Laffont. oai:refdb.wals.info:5673
  11. ONLINETranslation as a blending of cultures. Abu-Mahfouz, Ahmad. 2008. Journal of Translation 4(1). oai:sil.org:40234
  12. ONLINEThe Santali cluster in Bangladesh: a sociolinguistic survey. Kim, Seung; Kim, Amy. 2010. SIL Electronic Survey Reports 2010-006. oai:sil.org:9037
  13. ONLINEBengali: a language of Bangladesh. n.a. 2013. SIL International. oai:ethnologue.com:ben
  14. 2006 NIST Speaker Recognition Evaluation Test Set Part 2. NIST Multimodal Information Group. 2012. The LDC Corpus Catalog. oai:www.ldc.upenn.edu:LDC2012S01
  15. 2008 NIST Speaker Recognition Evaluation Training Set Part 1. NIST Multimodal Information Group. 2011. The LDC Corpus Catalog. oai:www.ldc.upenn.edu:LDC2011S05
  16. 2008 NIST Speaker Recognition Evaluation Training Set Part 2. NIST Multimodal Information Group. 2011. The LDC Corpus Catalog. oai:www.ldc.upenn.edu:LDC2011S07
  17. 2008 NIST Speaker Recognition Evaluation Test Set. NIST Multimodal Information Group. 2011. The LDC Corpus Catalog. oai:www.ldc.upenn.edu:LDC2011S08
  18. 2006 NIST Speaker Recognition Evaluation Training Set. NIST Multimodal Information Group. 2011. The LDC Corpus Catalog. oai:www.ldc.upenn.edu:LDC2011S09
  19. 2006 NIST Speaker Recognition Evaluation Test Set Part 1. NIST Multimodal Information Group. 2011. The LDC Corpus Catalog. oai:www.ldc.upenn.edu:LDC2011S10
  20. ONLINELanguage Policy, Language Planning, and Sociolinguistics in Southeast Asia. Bradley, David. 1985. Australian National University. oai:rosettaproject.org:rosettaproject_ben_contents-1
  21. ONLINECompendium of the World's Languages. Campbell, George L. 2000. Routledge. oai:rosettaproject.org:rosettaproject_ben_detail-1
  22. ONLINELinguistic Survey of India. Grierson, G.A. 1967. Motilal Banarsidass. oai:rosettaproject.org:rosettaproject_ben_detail-3
  23. ONLINELanguage Policy, Language Planning, and Sociolinguistics in Southeast Asia. Bradley, David. 1985. Australian National University. oai:rosettaproject.org:rosettaproject_ben_references-1
  24. ONLINEUniversal Declaration of Human Rights. n.a. n.d. The Rosetta Project: A Long Now Foundation Library of Human Language. oai:rosettaproject.org:rosettaproject_ben_undec-1
  25. Bengali. Hudson, D. F. 1965. Teach yourself books. oai:gial.edu:13614
  26. Bengali. Foreign Service Institute (U.S.). 1960. Washington, D.C. : Foreign Service Institute, Dept. of State. oai:gial.edu:15783
  27. Tutor's guide for teaching spoken Bengali. Breault, Guy. 1983. Barisal, Bangladesh : Oriental Institute. oai:gial.edu:22124
  28. Bengali. Radice, William, 1951-. 2003. Teach yourself books (Lincolnwood, Ill.). oai:gial.edu:25825
  29. An introduction to Bengali : description of the Bengali phonemes. Leclerc, Georges. 1964. Sagardi, Barisal : Oriental Institute. oai:gial.edu:26967
  30. Non-finite verbal forms in Bengali. Zbavitel, Dušan. 1970. Dissertationes orientales ; v. 29. oai:gial.edu:6369
  31. Podlezhashchee i skazuemoe v sovremennom bengalʹskom ︠i︡azyke. Bykova, E. M. (Evgeni︠i︡a Mikhaĭlovna). 1960. Moskva : Izd-vo vostochnoĭ let-ry. oai:gial.edu:7041
  32. ONLINELINGUIST List Resources for Bengali. Anthony Aristar, Director of Linguist List (editor); Helen Aristar-Dry, Director of Linguist List (editor). 2014-04-16. The LINGUIST List (www.linguistlist.org). oai:linguistlist.org:lang_ben

Other resources in the language

  1. ONLINEThe Hajong of Bangladesh: A Sociolinguistic Survey. Kim, Amy; Ahmad, Sayed; Kim, Seung; Sangma, Mridul. 2005. SIL Electronic Survey Reports 2011-042. oai:sil.org:42943
  2. ONLINEThe Garos of Bangladesh: A Sociolinguistic Survey. Kim, Amy; Kim, Seung; Ahmad, Sayed; Sangma, Mridul. 2005. SIL Electronic Survey Reports 2012-007. oai:sil.org:47762
  3. ONLINEThe Kuki-Chin Communities of Bangladesh: A Sociolinguistic Survey. Kim, Amy; Roy, Palash; Sangma, Mridul. 2008. SIL Electronic Survey Reports 2011-025. oai:sil.org:41669
  4. ONLINEThe EMILLE/CIIL Corpus. n.a. 2004. ELRA (European Language Resources Association). oai:catalogue.elra.info:ELRA-W0037
  5. ONLINEThe EMILLE Lancaster Corpus. n.a. 2004. ELRA (European Language Resources Association). oai:catalogue.elra.info:ELRA-W0038
  6. ONLINEElicitation of wordlist. Matthew Toulmin (compiler); Matthew Toulmin (recorder). 2003. Pacific And Regional Archive for Digital Sources in Endangered Cultures (PARADISEC). oai:paradisec.org.au:MT1-002
  7. ONLINEElicitation of wordlist. Matthew Toulmin (compiler); Matthew Toulmin (recorder). 2003. Pacific And Regional Archive for Digital Sources in Endangered Cultures (PARADISEC). oai:paradisec.org.au:MT1-003
  8. ONLINEElicitation of wordlist. Matthew Toulmin (compiler); Matthew Toulmin (recorder). 2003. Pacific And Regional Archive for Digital Sources in Endangered Cultures (PARADISEC). oai:paradisec.org.au:MT1-004
  9. ONLINEElicitation of wordlist. Matthew Toulmin (compiler); Matthew Toulmin (recorder). 2003. Pacific And Regional Archive for Digital Sources in Endangered Cultures (PARADISEC). oai:paradisec.org.au:MT1-005
  10. ONLINEElicitation of wordlist. Matthew Toulmin (compiler); Matthew Toulmin (recorder). 2003. Pacific And Regional Archive for Digital Sources in Endangered Cultures (PARADISEC). oai:paradisec.org.au:MT1-006
  11. ONLINEElicitation of wordlist. Matthew Toulmin (compiler); Matthew Toulmin (recorder). 2003. Pacific And Regional Archive for Digital Sources in Endangered Cultures (PARADISEC). oai:paradisec.org.au:MT1-007

Other known names and dialect names: Bangala, Bangla, Bangla-Bhasa, Barik, Barisal, Bhatiari, Chirmar, Kachari-Bengali, Khulna, Kishanganjia, Lohari-Malpaharia, Musselmani, Mymensingh, Noakhali, Rajshahi, Samaria, Saraki, Siripuria

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