Nakón-i’a wo!: Beginning Nakoda

Nakón-i’a wo!: Beginning Nakoda

Indigenous Languages for Beginners

Edited by Vincent Collette

With Armand McArthur and Wilma Kennedy

Published by: University of Regina Press

304 pages, 8.50 x 11.00 in

  • Spiral bound
  • ISBN: 9780889776623
  • Published: October 2019


  • Hardcover
  • ISBN: 9780889776777
  • Published: November 2019


Written for beginning learners of Nakoda (also known as Assiniboine), this workbook, arranged thematically, provides a Nakoda/English lexicon, a vocabulary, a table of kinship terms, a glossary of linguistic terminology, and exercises to do after each lesson. This book was made possible with the assistance of Elders and Language Keepers of the Nakoda Nation: Armand McArthur and Wilma Kennedy, Main Consultants; with additional contributions by Pete Bigstone, Leona Kroscamp, Freda O'Watch, and Ken Armstrong.