How to read Bokyi

This is a transition primer for Bokyi speakers who can read other languages. You can Download the Printable version (PDF), or the MS Word Document. Soon we’ll have the document online in a format suitable for reading on computers or mobile phones.

Table of contents:

  1. Dedication
  2. Foreword
  3. Acknowledgements
  4. Preface
  5. Lessons
    1. Letters of the Bokyi Alphabet
    2. The Vowels
    3. The Consonants
    4. The Tonal Marks/Symbols
    5. The Verbal Symbols
    6. Dialectal Variations and the Standard Pattern
  6. Appendices
    1. At a glance: tips you must not forget
    2. Answers to exercises
  7. Bibliography