A complete profile of Prof. Yogendra P. Yadava

Yogendra P. Yadava

Publications

Books (English)

2020
(co-edited with Dubi Nand Dhakal, Balaram Prasai and Taramani Rai) A Classified Bibliography of Nepalese Languages and Linguistics, Kathmandu: Nepal Academy
In progress. Readings in Nepalese Linguistics, ms
2020
(co-edited with Lava Deo Awasthi) Perspectives on Mother Tongue-Based Multilingual Education in Nepal, Kathmandu: Nepal Academy
2017
Prajna Maithili-Nepali-English Dictionary (with Nepali and English Glossaries), Kathmandu: Nepal Academy
2017
(with Amanda Seel and Sadanand Kadel). Medium of Instruction and Languages for Education (MILE): Ways forward for Education Policy, Planning and Practice in Nepal, Kathmandu: USAID, DFID, TVN and DoE.
2015
(a reviewer) Education for All:National Review Report 2001-2015, Kathmandu: Ministry of Education, Governement of Nepal and UNESCO Office in Kathmandu
2014
Uprety, Ganga Prasad, Bandhu, Chudamani, Yadava, Yogendra Prasad, Pokharel, Madhav Prasad and Sharma, Krishna Chandra, eds.2014. Prajna Nepali-English Dictionary (with English-Nepali Glossary), Kathmandu: Nepal Academy.
2012
(with John Eppele, M. Paul Lewis, Dan Raj Regmi, eds.) Ethnologue: Languages of Nepal, Kathmandu: CDL, TU and SIL International.
2011
(with Bikram Mani Tripathi). Multingual education advocacy kit (UNESCO) (Avadhi translation and adaptation), Kathmandu: UNESCO.
2010
(eds. with Carol Genetti) Himalayan linguistics vol 10.1 In memory of Michael Noonan and David Watters, Santa Barbara, USA: University of California.
2010
(with T.R. Kansakar, K.P. Chalise, B. Prasai, D.Dhakal and K.Poudel) Baram primers 1-3, Kathmandu: Central Department of linguistics, TU.
2010
(with T.R. Kansakar, K.P. Chalise, B. Prasai, D.Dhakal and K.Poudel) Baram-Nepali- English dictionary, Kathmandu: Central Department of linguistics, TU.
2010
(with T.R. Kansakar, K.P. Chalise, B. Prasai, D.Dhakal and K.Poudel) A grammar of Baram, Kathmandu: Central Department of linguistics, TU.
2010
(with Gopal Thakur). Multingual education advocacy kit (UNESCO) (Bhojpuri translation and adaptation), Kathmandu: UNESCO.
2009
(with Indresh Thakur). Multingual education advocacy kit (UNESCO) (Maithili translation and adaptation), Kathmandu: UNESCO.
2008
(with B. R. Regmi and R.R.Lohani). Multingual education advocacy kit (UNESCO) (Nepali translation and adaptation), Kathmandu: UNESCO.
2008
(ed. with Carl Grove) The Report of the national language policy commission (English translation), Kathmandu: Central Department of linguistics, Tribhuvan University.
2007
(ed. with N.K.Rai, B.N. Regmi, and B. Prasain) Recent issues in Nepalese linguistics, Kathmandu: Linguistic Society of Nepal
2006
(ed. with Pradeep Bajracharya) The Indigenous languages of Nepal (ILN): Situation, policy and coordination, Kathmandu: National Foundation for Development of Indigenous Nationalities.
2005
(ed. with Govinda Bhattarai, Ram Raj Lohani, and Balaram Prasain) Contemporary issues in Nepalese linguistics, Kathmandu: Linguistic Society of Nepal
2005
(with David E. Watters, Madhav P. Pokharel and Balaram Prasai) Notes on Kusunda grammar, Kathmandu: National Foundation for Development of Indigenous Nationalities.
http://www.linguistics.ucsb.edu/HimalayanLinguistics/grammars/HLA03.htm
2004
Theories of grammar, Kathmandu: Students’ Books
2000
Linguistics: a basic course, Kathmandu: Heera Books
1999
(ed.with Warren W. Glover) Topics in Nepalese linguistics, Kathmandu: Royal Nepal Academy.
1999
(ed.) Readings in Maithili language, literature and culture, Kathmandu: Royal Nepal Academy
1998
Issues in Maithili Syntax: A government-binding approach, Munchen, Germany: Lincom Europa.
1998
(ed. with T. R. Kansakar) Lexicography in Nepal, Kathmandu: Royal Nepal Academy.

Articles (English)

2019
Nepal's contemporary linguistic Landscape: its Implications for language endangerment and mother tongue-based multilingual education: the 17th Annual Lecture, organized by Britain Nepal Academic Council and hosted by University of London SOAS, South Asian Institute. at SOAS, Russell Square, London WC1H 0XG on 14 November.
2019
(co-authored with Irina Nikolaev, Oliver Bond and) The syntax of possessor prominence in Maithili. Andras Barany, Oliver Bond and Irina Nikolaeva (eds.) Prominent internal possessors, New York and Oxford UK: Oxford University Press. pp. 39-79.
2019
Linguistic diversity in South Asia and China, a paper presented at 2nd China -South Asia Literature Forum on “Trans-Himalayan Literary and Cultural Experiences” organized by Nepal Academy from 15 till 20 October, 2019.
2018
Language situation in Nepal, presented at Internation Seminar, Department of Linguistics, University of Dhaka, Feb. 26.
2018
Endangered language documentation in Nepal: a case of Baram, presented at the International Conference on Language Documentation and Revitalization, International Mother Language Institute, Dhaka, Bangladesh, Feb. 21.
2017
2016
Nepal. In Elena Bashir (ed.) Chapter 8: Application of modern technology to South Asian languages. H.H.Hock and E.Bashir (eds.) The Languages of South Asia: a Comprehensive Guide, Volume 7, The World of Linguistics, Berlin/Boston: de Gruyter Mouton.
2015
2015
(with Amanda Seel and Sadananda Kadel) Medium of Instruction and Languages for Education (MILE): Ways Forward for Education Policy, Planning and Practice in Nepal: Final Report, Kathmandu: Ministry of Education and DFID.
2015
Monograph on language use in education in federal Nepal, Kathmandu, UNESCO, Nepal. (incorporated in National EFA Review (2011-2015), Kathmanu: Ministry of Education and UNESCO)
http://unesdoc.unesco.org/images/0023/002327/232769E.pdf
2014
"Language use in Nepal". Population Monograph, volume 2: 51-72, Kathmandu: CBS and UNFPA. www.academia.edu/21009495/LANGUAGE_USE_IN_NEPAL
2014
"Language ability and innovation in education: experiences from Mother tongue-based multilingual education in Nepal", Conference on Language – Enhancing Language Ability and Language Education, Suzhou City, Jiangsu Province, China June 5-6.
2013
"Linguistic context and language endangerment in Nepal", Nepalese Linguistics 28: 260-72.
http://www.digitalhimalaya.com/collections/journals/nepling/
2012
"Linguistics in Nepal (2005-2011): a report." Annual Review of South Asian Languages and Linguistics (ed. Rajendra Singh).
http://www.degruyter.com/view/product/181559
2012
(with Dubi Nand Dhakal) "Review: A Sketch Grammar of Yolmo" (by Anna Maria Hari), Himalayan Linguistics 11.1: 28-31
http://www.linguistics.ucsb.edu/HimalayanLinguistics/reviews/2012/HL1101_RD.pdf
2011
"Cross-border languages shared by Nepal and India", a paper presented at a seminar jointly organized by Nepal Academy and Bhartiya Akademi, February 12.
2011
"Contemporary Maithili in Nepal: contexts, studies and domains of use", a paper presented at a seminar jointly organized by Nepal Academy and Bhartiya Akademi, February 12.
2011
(with Shobha Mahato) "Language use and attitudes in Maithili", report submitted at Linguistic Survey of Nepal, CDL, TU.
2011
"Multilingual contexts in the Tarai: Issues in Nepalese perspectives", a paper presented at the seminar on The Role of NGOs/INGOs in Developing Tarai, Kathmandu, November 14-15.
2011
"Multilingual contexts in Nepal: reflections on federalization". a paper presented at Symposium on ethnicity and federalization, April 22-24, 2010, Central Department of Sociology and Anthropology, TU, Kathmandu
2010
(with T.R. Kansakar, K.P. Chalise, B. Prasai, D.Dhakal and K.Poudel). "A sociolinguistic study of the Baram language." In Carol Genetti and Yogendra P. Yadava (eds.) Himalayan linguistics10.1: Special issue in memory of Michael Noonan and David Watters, pp. 187-226.
http://www.linguistics.ucsb.edu/HimalayanLinguistics/articles/index.html
2010
(with Andrew Hardie and ram R. Lohani) "Extending corpus annotation of Nepali: Advances in tokenization and lemmatization",. Himalayan Linguistics vol 10.1 In memory of Michael Noonan and David Watters, 151-161, Santa Barbara: University of California.
http://www.linguistics.ucsb.edu/HimalayanLinguistics/articles/index.html
2010
"Ensuring the rights of linguistic minorities to basic and primary education through mother tongue", a report presented at the Mid-Decade Evaluation Programme, Kathmandu.
2010
(with Dubi Nanda Dhakal, Tej Ratna Kansakar, Balaram Prasain, Krishna Prasad Chalise and Krishna Paudel) "Data collection in an endangered language: experiences from the LEDBL project", Nepalese Linguistics 25:10-21.
http://himalaya.socanth.cam.ac.uk/collections/journals/nepling/pdf/Nep_Ling_25.pdf
2009
c."Linguistic survey of Nepal: executive summary", Nepalese Linguistics 24: 411-418.
http://cdltu.edu.np/site/LinSuN%20Proposal%20Final%20Draft.pdf
2009
(with Tej Ratna Kansakar, Krishna Prasad Chalise, Balaram Prasain, Dubinanda Dhakal and Krishna Paudel. Sociolinguistic situation of the Baram language, Nepalese Linguistics 24: 69-78.
http://himalaya.socanth.cam.ac.uk/collections/journals/nepling/pdf/Nep_Ling_24.pdf
2009
a."Proposing use of language in primary education in federal Nepal".ms.
2008
e."Theoretical aspects of translation", a paper presented at UNDP seminar on translation, Kathmandu.
2008
d."Linguistic issues and inclusive language policy in Nepal", a paper presented at Language Policy seminar organized by SNV and CNAS.
2008
(with Andrew Hardie and Ram Raj Lohani) "Annotating Nepali National Corpus", Annual Review of South Asian Languages and Linguistics, The Hague: Mouton Publications.
https://www.google.com.np/search?q=Annotating+Nepali+National+Corpus&rlz=1C1CHRG_enNP473NP504&oq =Annotating+Nepali+National+Corpus&aqs=chrome..69i57.1568j0&sourceid=chrome&ie=UTF-8
2008
c. (with Andrew Hardie, Ram Raj Lohani, Bhim N. Regmi, Shristee Gurung, Amar Gurung, Tony McEnery, Jens Allwood and Pat Hall) "Construction and annotation of a corpus of contemporary Nepali", Corpora, 3.2: 213-225, Edinburgh, UK: Edinburgh University Press.
http://www.euppublishing.com/doi/abs/10.3366/E1749503208000166
2008
b."Linguistic diversity in Nepal: situation and policy planning",
http://www.socialinclusion.org.np/researchdetail-201.html
2008
a."Linguistic diversity in Nepal: perspectives on language policy", a paper presented at Second International Conference on Language Development, Language Revitalization and Multilingual Education in Ethnolinguistic Communities, 1-3 July 2008, Bangkok, Thailand
http://www.uni-bielefeld.de/midea/pdf/Yogendra.pdf
2007
b."Linguistic diversity in Nepal and MLE", a paper presented at MLE Symposium in Katmandu, Oct 1-3.
2007
a."Linguistc diversity in Nepal and restructuring of the State", a paper presented at International Seminar on Constitutionalism and Diversity in Nepal, CNAS, TU,22-24 August.
www.unibielefeld.de/midea/pdf/Yogendra.pdf
2007
a."Anaphoric relations in Maithili and linguistic theory." In Josef Bayer, Tanmoy Bhattacharya and M.T. Hany Babu (eds.) Linguistic theory and South Asian languages, Amsterdam: John Benjamins, pp. 143-159.
http://books.google.com.np/books/about/Linguistic_Theory_and_South_Asian_Langua.html?id=bE32-zeFKD8C&redir_esc=y
2006
b.(with Mark Turin) "Indigenous Languages of Nepal: A Critical Analysis of the linguistic situation and contemporary issues." In Yadava and Bajracharya (eds.) pp. 6-46.
www.digitalhimalaya.com/.../turin/.../Indigenous_Languages_Nepal.pdf
2006
a."Linguistic activities in Nepal (1999-2004)". In R. Singh, ed., Annual Review of South Asian Languages and Linguistics, The Hague: Mouton
http://linguistlist.org/pubs/reviews/get-review.cfm?SubID=193173
2005
"Sequential converb in Indo-Aryan". In Contemporary Issues in Nepalese Linguistics, Kathmandu: Linguistic Society of Nepal, pp. 443-451.
2004
d."Nonnominative subjects in Maithili". In Peri Bhaskararao and Karumuri Venkata Subbarao, eds, Nonnominative subjects, John Benjamins, Volume 2: 253-262
https://benjamins.com/catalog/tsl.61.14yad
2004
c."Address by the President of the Linguistic Society of Nepal (2003)", Nepalese Linguistics 21: 168-170.
http://himalaya.socanth.cam.ac.uk/collections/journals/nepling/pdf/Nep_Ling_21.pdf
2004
b."Use of software support in Nepal's languages". A paper presented at Scalla conference, Kathmandu.
http://www.elda.org/en/proj/scalla/SCALLA2004/yadava.pdf
2004
a."The Terai languages: their context and prospect", a paper presented at the conference “Nepal Terai: Context and Possibilities”, organized by Social Science Baha, March 21-22.
2003
b."Presidential address 2002", Nepalese Linguistics, 20: 159-161.
http://himalaya.socanth.cam.ac.uk/collections/journals/nepling/pdf/Nep_Ling_20.pdf
2003
a."Language." In Population monograph vol 2, Kathmandu: Central Bureau of Statistics and UNFPA, pp.137-172
http://cbs.gov.np/wp-content/uploads/2012/Population/Monograph/Chapter%2004%20%20Language.pdf
2002
(with Dan Raj Regmi) "The ergative morphosyntax in Nepali, Nepalese Linguistics, 19: 38-47.
http://himalaya.socanth.cam.ac.uk/collections/journals/nepling/pdf/Nep_Ling_19.pdf
2001
b."The Bhojpuri language", Nepalese Linguistics, 18: 65-70.
http://himalaya.socanth.cam.ac.uk/collections/journals/nepling/pdf/Nep_Ling_18.pdf
2001
a."Maithili." In Jane Garry and Carl Rubino, eds. Facts about the World's languages: an Encyclopedia of the World's Major Languages, Past and Present, New York and Dublin: The H.W. Wilson Company, 441-447.
2000
(with Balthasar Bickel)"A fresh look at grammatical relations in Indo-Aryan", Lingua 110.5: 343-373.
2000
a."The Maithili language." In Paul van der Velde, ed., New Aspects of Asian Studies, Leiden: International Institute of Asian Studies. Also in Encyclopedia of world's Languages.
1999
f."Raising from a tensed clause and linguistic theory: evidence from Maithili." In Waren Glover and Yogendra P. Yadava, eds. 250-270.
1999
e."The Maithili language and linguistics: an overview." In Yogendra P. Yadava, ed. 3-25.
"Anaphoric relations in Maithili." In Yogendra P. Yadava, ed. 102-114
1999
d."Linguistic studies In Nepal (1994-98)". In R. Singh, ed., The Yearbook of South Asian Languages and Linguistics, Delhi: Sage Publishers.
1999
c."The complexity of Maithili verb agreement". In R. Singh, ed., The Yearbook of South Asian Languages and Linguistics, Delhi: Sage Publishers.
1999
b.(with Balthasar Bickel and Walter Bisang)"Face vs. empathy: the social foundation of Maithili verb agreement", Linguistics, 37.3:481-518.
1999
a."Language endangerment in Nepal." IIAS Newsletter, Leiden: International Institute of Asian Studies.
1997
b."On the constituency of Maithili infinitivals", Nepalese Linguistics, 14: 33-39.
http://himalaya.socanth.cam.ac.uk/collections/journals/nepling/pdf/Nep_Ling_14.pdf
1997
a."Constituent structure and discourse strategies in Maithili", Indian Linguistics, 58. 1-4, 89-99. Also in Anand Mishra, ed.Pandit Shree Govinda Jha: archa o charcha, Patna: Pandit Shree Govinda Jha abhinandan grantha samiti.
1996
c.(with Hrishikesh Upadhyaya) "Dimensions of South Asia as a sociolinguistic area: Review". Journal of Nepalese Studies, 1.1: 247-250.
1996
b."Multicultural milieau in Nepal: a social resource for development." Journal of Nepalese Studies, 1.1:233-240
1996
a."Verb agreement in Maithili." Journal of Nepalese Studies, 1.1
1992
"Anaphoric relations in Maithili, Nepali,and English: a cross-linguistic study." Nepalese Linguistics, 9: 11-23.
http://himalaya.socanth.cam.ac.uk/collections/journals/nepling/pdf/Nep_Ling_09.pdf
1989
"Raising from a tensed clause in Maithili: its implications for binding and case theories." Contributions to Nepalese Linguistics 16.1
http://himalaya.socanth.cam.ac.uk/collections/journals/contributions/pdf/CNAS_16_01_01.pdf
1987
b."A more promising rule for nominative case-assignment." Nepalese Linguistics, 4: 55-68.
http://himalaya.socanth.cam.ac.uk/collections/journals/nepling/pdf/Nep_Ling_04.pdf
1987
a."Resumptive pronoun strategy and Island Constraints." Tribhuvan University Journal, xiii.2:77-86.
1984
"The word order phenomenon in Maithili simple sentences: a TG approach." Contributions to Nepalese Studies, 12.1: 1-14
http://lib.icimod.org/record/9701/files/6968.pdf
1982
c."Maithili sentences: a transformational analysis." Indian Linguistics, 43.3 7-28.
1982
b."Aspect in Maithili: a formal analysis." In Tej R. Kansakar, ed. Occasional papers in Nepalese linguistics, Kathmandu: Linguistic Society of Nepal, 74-85.
1982
a."Question movement in Maithili and binding conditions." Indian Linguistics, 42.1:1-9

पुस्तक (नेपाली)

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(कर्णाखर खतिवडासङ्ग)मातृभाषाको रूपरेखा, काठमाडौं: नेपाल प्रज्ञा-प्रतिष्ठान।
प्रकाशनाधीन । नेपालमा भाषिक विविधता
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अमन्डा सील र सदानन्द कडेलसङ्ग). शिक्षणको माध्यम र शिक्षाका भाषाहरू: नेपालमा शिक्षा नीति, योजना र अभ्यासका लागि अबको बाटो, काठमाँडौं: युसएड, आस्ट्रेलियन एड, टिभिएन र शिक्षा विभाग ।
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प्रज्ञा मैथिली-नेपाली-अङ्ग्रेजी शब्दकोश, कमलादी, काठमाँडौं: नेपाल प्रज्ञा-प्रतिष्ठान ।
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(जौन एपिली, एम. पौल लेविस, दानराज रेग्मीसंग, सं.) एथनोलोग: नेपालका भाषाहरू, काठमाँडौं: भाषाविज्ञान केन्द्रीय विभाग, त्रि. वि. र एस. आई. एल. इन्टरनेशनल ।
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(भीमनारायण रेग्मीसंग) भाषाविज्ञान, काठमाडौं: न्यू हिरा बुक्स
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(तिलबिक्रम नेम्बांग तथा अन्यको सहकार्यमा) राष्ट्रीय भाषा नीति सुझाव आयोगको प्रतिवेदन, काठमाँडौं:
शिक्षा मन्त्रालय, श्री ५ को सरकार ।

निबन्ध (नेपाली)

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मिथिलाक्षर/तिरहुता लिपि. चूडामणि बन्धु (सं.) लिपि, काठमाडौं ।
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नेपालमा भाषिक विविधता।सांस्कृतिक सौरभ, काठमाँडौं: गोरखापत्र संस्थान ।
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मैथिली भाषा: पृष्ठभूमि र विशेषता. मधुपर्क, गोरखापत्र संस्थान, काठमाडौं ।
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नेपालमा बोलिने भाषा: सन्दर्भ, सङ्कट र सम्भावना. मधेश अध्ययन, ३:७५-९८, काठमाडौं ।
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(कृष्ण पौडेलसंग) "नेपाल र भारतमा बोलिने साझा भाषाहरू", गरिमा, साझा प्रकाशन, पृ. १५७-१६२
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(चूडामणि बन्धुसंग) "नेपाल र हिन्दीको तुलनात्मक अध्ययन, लिपि, भाषा र साहित्यको परिपेक्ष्यमा", नेपाल-भारत संगोष्ठी, नेपाल अकादमी, काठमाडौं ।
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(दुबिनन्द ढकालसंग) "बहुभाषिक शिक्षा किन?" प्रज्ञा १०६: १-६ ।
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(दुबिनन्द ढकालसंग) "नेपालमा वहुभाषिक शिक्षा: अभ्यास र चुनौतीहरू", काठमाँडौं: नेपाल प्रज्ञा-प्रतिष्ठानद्वारा आयोजित गोष्ठी
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(दुबिनन्द ढकालसंग) "नेपालमा मातृभाषामा आधारित वहुभाषिक शिक्षा: सन्दर्भ तथा औचित्य", प्रज्ञा, नेपाल प्रज्ञा-प्रतिष्ठान
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"प्राथमिक शिक्षाको माध्यम: अङ्ग्रेजी होइन, मातृभाषा हुनुपर्छ ।" शिक्षक मासिक पत्रिका
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"नेपालमा हिन्दीको वर्तमान स्थिति"
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"भाषिका सर्वेक्षण र निर्धारण विधि", नेपाल प्रज्ञा-प्रतिष्ठानद्वारा आयोजित भाषिका गोष्ठी, धनगढी ।
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(कर्णाखर खतिवडासंग) "दोस्रो भाषाका हरूमा नेपाली शिक्षण", नेपाली भाषा संगोष्ठी, नेपाल प्रज्ञा-प्रतिष्ठान, काठमाडौं ।
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(भीमनारायण रेग्मीसंग) "नेपालको भाषिक स्थिति", प्रज्ञा १००: ७२-९५ ।
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यस्तो हुनुपर्छ संघीय राज्यको भाषिक नीति, गोरखापत्र दैनिक
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"बहुभाषी शिक्षा विस्तारको लागि सहयोग सामग्री: परिचय"
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"नेपालमा भाषिक विविधता", सम्प्रेषण, ५: २७-५०
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"मधेशका भाषाहरूको स्थिति". मधेश , काठमाडौं: सोसल साइन्स बहा:

पुस्तक (मैथिली)

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(सम्पादित) सयपत्री, मैथिली विशेषांक

निबन्ध

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"मैथिलीमे कारकीय व्यवस्था एवं व्याकरणिक प्रकार्यक बीच अन्तरसम्बन्ध", आंगन ४: १-७
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भाषिका निर्धारण विधि: मैथिलीक संबंधमे किछु तथ्य आर अवधारणा
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